Attracting and retaining female professors was a losing battle; from 2006 to 2007, a third of the female junior faculty left.
Some students, like Sheryl Sandberg, class of ’95, the Facebook executive and author of “Lean In,” sailed through.
Yet many Wall Street-hardened women confided that Harvard was worse than any trading floor, with first-year students divided into sections that took all their classes together and often developed the overheated dynamics of reality shows.
Some male students, many with finance backgrounds, commandeered classroom discussions and hazed female students and younger faculty members, and openly ruminated on whom they would “kill, sleep with or marry” (in cruder terms). “You weren’t supposed to talk about it in open company,” said Kathleen L.
Sentencing, Judge Martyn Levett told him: 'You could easily be described as a modern-day lothario who presents himself as extremely attractive, attentive, gentle and caring.'However, beneath your charming exterior there is a rather haughty, unfeeling, dishonest scoundrel.'He added: 'You cynically exploited women that you met on these dating websites.'You lied about your history, your financial position, encouraged them to trust you, and then took money from them.'Fair took £2,820 from one woman who thought she was paying for a holiday to New York and Hawaii and pocketed £300 from another for a helicopter lesson that never took place.
The dapper, suited and booted cheat also swindled two other women out of £650 and £808.
At a reception, a male student in tennis whites blurted out, as his friends laughed, that much of what had occurred at the school had “been a painful experience.” He and his classmates had been unwitting guinea pigs in what would have once sounded like a far-fetched feminist fantasy: What if Harvard Business School gave itself a gender makeover, changing its curriculum, rules and social rituals to foster female success?
Fill bowls with chips, pretzels, dip, confectionaries, and other snacks, and place them on the hutch.
These tempting treats can draw guests to the hutch to likely discuss the pieces displayed there.
Line the shelves with bowls, and stand plates upright so family and friends can get a good look at the designs and colors around the rim.
If you do not mind dirtying certain pieces from your Talavera collection, put them into use.