gender discrimination TCAPS superintendent gets contract renewal and raise, despite discrimination accusations By Morgan Springer • Mar 13, 2018 Morgan Springer The superintendent of northern Michigan’s largest school district will keep his job. The board of Traverse City Area Public Schools voted unanimously to keep Superintendent Paul Soma during his annual performance evaluation Monday. In emotional TC school board meeting, superintendent gets support, breaks down By Morgan Springer • Mar 10, 2018 More than 60 people showed up for an emotional school board meeting in Traverse City Area Public Schools district Saturday. Most people showed up in support of Superintendent Paul Soma. TC school admins allege Soma bullies female principals By Morgan Springer • Mar 8, 2018 David Cassleman Updated March 9, 2018 at 4 p.m. A letter from Traverse City school administrators alleges the district superintendent bullies and intimidates female principals. Women are more stressed than men, so why do they live longer? By Stateside Staff • Apr 13, 2017 Listen Listening... / Stateside's conversation with Dr. Shervin Assari, a research investigator of Psychiatry and Public Health at the University of Michigan. In every country in the world, women are more likely than men to experience more stress, chronic disease, anxiety and be victims of violence. Yet, women live longer than men. Why?