An Anonymous article was published in University Affaris that explores the hardships of fertility issues in academia.
"I was recently invited to review a colleague’s file for promotion. In her file, a referee applauded the candidate’s ability to balance her work commitments with her constant support of her children. I would like to say that I was pleased to see her ability to balance work and family receive recognition in the workplace. I am ashamed to say that my reaction was much uglier. I was envious.
Read more of this experience and specific advice for young colleagues in the academia.