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Riyanka Ganguly (Baldwin Scholar, T'18) discusses women's leadership at Duke



Unfinished Business by Anne-Marie Slaughter

Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less by Tiffany Dufu

Playing Big: Practical Wisdom for Those Who Want to Speak Up, Create, and Lead by Tara Mohr

Take the Lead: Motivate, Inspire, and Bring Out the Best in Yourself and Everyone Around You by Betsy Myers

Sister Citizen by Melissa Harris-Perry

Becoming the Boss by Lindsey Pollak

Centered Leadership by Joanna Barsh and Johanne Lavoie

Mistakes I Made at Work edited by Jessica Bacal

Winning the War for Talent in Emerging Markets: Why Women are the Solution
by Sylvia Ann Hewlett

Career GPS: Strategies for Women Navigating the New Corporate Landscape
by Ella L.J. Edmondson Bell

20-Something, 20-Everything: A Quarter-life Woman's Guide to Balance and Direction
by Christine Hassler

The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence
by Rachel Simmons

What I Know Now About Success: Letters from Extraordinary Women to Their Younger Selves
by Ellyn Spragins

Our Separate Ways by Ella L.J. Edmondson Bell and Stella Nkomo

When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present by Gail Collins

Through the Labrynth by Alice H. Eagly and Linda L. Carli

Necessary Dreams: Ambition in Women's Changing Lives by Anna Fels

Leadership the Eleanor Roosevelt Way: Timeless Strategies from the First Lady of Courage by Robin Gerber

Women and Leadership edited by Barbara Kellerman and Deborah L. Rhode

Alpha Girls by Dan Kindlon

Educating the Majority: Women Challenge Tradition in Higher Education” by Carol S. Pearson, Donna L. Shavlik, and Judith G. Touchton

Opting Out?: Why Women Really Quit Careers and Head Home by Pamela Stone

Taking Women Seriously: Lessons and Legacies for Educating the Majority by M. Elizabeth Tidball, Daryl G. Smith, Charles S. Tidball, and Lisa E. Wolf-Wendel

Why So Slow? by Virginia Valian

Closing the Leadership Gap: Why Women Can and Must Help Run the World by Marie C. Wilson



How Princeton Is Trying to Get More Women to Be Student Leaders, The Atlantic, July 6, 2017

Chessboards and webs: Former Clinton advisor Anne-Marie Slaughter talks blindspots in geopolitics, The Chronicle, Oct 14, 2016

Baldwin Scholars Endorse Anya Ranganathan for Young Trustee, The Chronicle, Feb 13, 2017

Senior Suhani Jalota Named One of Glamour's Top Ten College Women, The Chronicle, Apr 14, 2016

Baldwin Scholars Endorse Bansal, Weisman, The Chronicle, Feb 29, 2016

Duke is Not a Good Place to Be, It is Just a Good Place to be From, odysseyonline, Nov 2, 2015

Trend of Female DSG Presidents Sparks Conversation on Gender and Leadership, The Chronicle, Mar 20, 2015

What You Shouldn't Be Afraid to Do in Negotiations, Huffington Post, Mar 16, 2015

Who Are You?, The Chronicle, Jan 16, 2015

Baldwin After a Decade: Adjusting to Shifting Campus Culture, The Chronicle, Apr 22, 2014

Activist Gloria Steinem says We are Linked, not Ranked, The Chronicle, Apr 16, 2014

Lisker Takes History of Women's Advocacy, Diverse Involvement to Smith, The Chronicle, Mar 26, 2014

Can You Teach Someone To Be a Leader?, Duke Today, October 2013

The Baldwin Scholars Endorse Swain for DSG President, The Chronicle, Apr 11, 2012

Junior Lee Named Truman Scholar, The Chronicle, Apr 3, 2012

All Together Now, The Chronicle, Feb 28, 2012

Baldwin Should Extend Reach, The Chronicle, Feb 23, 2012

A Celebration of Women, The Chronicle, Feb 23, 2012

The Baldwin Scholars Endorse Wilson for Young Trustee, The Chronicle, Feb 7, 2012

Norris uncovers hidden racial histories, The Chronicle, Jan 19, 2012

Housing exemptions unwise but not fatal, The Chronicle, Nov 30, 2011

Eighteen Women Selected as Baldwin Scholars, Duke Today, Nov 17, 2011

Discussion connects feminism, greek life, The Chronicle, Mar 24, 2011

Sohn to serve as first female Young Trustee since 2004, The Chronicle, Feb 16, 2011

Del Valle speaks on heritage, relationships, The Chronicle, Feb 15, 2011

Sohn emphasizes work for underrepresented groups, The Chronicle, Feb 11, 2011

Duke University Announces Class of 2014 Baldwin Scholars, Duke Today, Nov 18, 2010

Ladies First, The Chronicle, Apr. 23, 2010

Baldwin Scholars Build Bonds and Houses with Their Fathers, Undergraduate Education website, Apr. 1, 2010

Put the "Men" in "Women's" Issues, The Chronicle, Mar. 29, 2010

Class Advocates New Living Option for Women, The Chronicle, Dec. 1, 2009

NYT Columnist Draws Hundreds in Page Event, The Chronicle, Sept. 18, 2009

Nicholas Kristof On the Way to Fight Global Poverty, Duke Today, Sept. 18, 2009

AotA Highlights Gender at Duke, The Chronicle, Apr. 16, 2009

Nur Emphasizes Varied Experiences, The Chronicle, Mar. 27, 2009

Pearl Urges Dialogue to Tackle Issues, The Chronicle, Mar. 25, 2009

Mariane Pearl, The Chronicle, Mar. 19, 2009

Students, admins try to change culture, The Chronicle, Mar. 3, 2009

In 5th year, Baldwin wins praise, The Chronicle, Feb. 9, 2009

Women's Studies Encourages Student Engagement, The Chronicle, Nov. 5, 2008

Council Has Unfinished Business, The Chronicle, Nov. 3, 2008

Womens Group Put On Hold, The Chronicle, Oct. 25, 2008

Students Use Break to Help Out in the Big Easy, The Chronicle, Oct. 15, 2008

Baldwin Review Needs Perspective, The Chronicle, Oct. 8, 2008

Baldwins Seek to Empower Duke Females, The Chronicle, Oct. 2, 2008

The Sentimental Senior Column, The Chronicle, Apr. 23, 2008

Learning From The Women's Initiative, The Chronicle, Mar. 17, 2008

Gender Committee Begins Initial Work, The Chronicle, Mar. 6, 2008

Thomas Recalls Yore, Rips Bush, The Chronicle, Feb. 6, 2008

Dolls Offer Hope for African AIDS Victims, The Chronicle, Nov. 14, 2007

Girl Babies Inc. Founder Ties Values to Business, The Chronicle, Nov. 9, 2007

Lisker to Fill Undergrad Admin Post, The Chronicle, Oct. 17, 2007

DSG Prez's Response Prompts Questions, The Chronicle, Oct. 16, 2007

Can A Female Lead DSG?, The Chronicle, Oct. 15, 2007

Women's Group Tries to Build on Baldwin Benefits, The Chronicle, Sep. 10, 2007

Baldwins Start Black Women's Initiative, The Chronicle, Jan. 24, 2007

New Phase Begins for Duke Women, The Chronicle, Sep. 15, 2006

Baldwin Scholars Give Program an "A", The Chronicle, Apr. 20, 2006

2 living groups join West quad, The Chronicle, Feb. 3, 2005

Duke Selects First Class for Women's Leadership Program, Duke News & Communications, Nov. 15, 2004

Upperclass women to mentor freshmen, The Chronicle, Sep. 1, 2004

Single-sex Living for Baldwin Scholars, Duke Magazine, May - June 2004

Women's group set for spring, The Chronicle, May 27, 2004

Program Seeks to Empower, Support Female Undergraduates, Duke News & Communications, March 3, 2004

Women look for better mentoring, The Chronicle, Oct 23, 2003