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Number of New Women Members to National Academy of Sciences Holds Steady:
Of the 84 new members elected to the National Academy of Sciences in both 2015 and 2016, the number of women was the same: 24 or 28.6% - up from 21.4% in 2014, according to an analysis by the "Women in Academia Report."

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Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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Gender Pay Gap Shrinking For Some Female University Presidents

Female presidents at the nation's prestigious universities are receiving similar levels of total compensation as male presidents – and some are even earning more than their male counterparts, according to a new study.»  Link to the original article