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  • How gender bias survives at today’s colleges

    Yahoo! - 02/14/2015

    Need proof that gender bias has survived and been passed along to the millennial generation? Take a few minutes to play around with a new online tool created by someone who spends plenty of time with young adults—a professor at Northeastern University.

    Ben Schimdt, an assistant professor of history, invented Gendered Language in Teacher Reviews, an interactive database that allows users to type any word or two-word phrase into a search box and see how it was “used to describe male and female teachers in about 14 million reviews from RateMyProfessor.com.”

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