Women's Lives & Education

Why study women, minorities, or other controversial subjects at all? The answer is: a good liberal education (liberal as in "freedom") teaches people to think both "inside the box" and "outside the box".  Gender studies programs can encourage students to creatively examine their surroundings and learn to identify both the empowering and dis-empowering properties of words and deeds and to consider the relationship of race, gender, class and ethnicity as well as the manifestation and effects of gender bias in society.   Your suggestions and submissions are welcomed.

Research on Women and Education     Women's Media Center     OnTrack Women's Financial Empowerment Center     The Community Foundation of WNC - Women for Women grants     Western Women's Business Center     Womansong of Asheville Women's Chorus & New Start Program

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Title Author Hits
Sexist School Dress Codes Can Be Changed Hilary Weaver and Women's Media Center 326
Patty Carroll "Anonymous Women" photography series at Blue Spiral 1 until February 27 Patty Carroll Photography 739
Hello from JOURNEYWOMAN.COM Journey Woman 1245
Women Proutists of North America and the Progressive Utilization Theory Mirra Price 624
Roberta Madden of Black Mountain Receives Award for ERA Work Jean Cassidy 701
Girls Rock Asheville is now an official 501(c)(3) non-profit organization! Erin Kinard 599
The First National Women's Rights Convention as presented on Writer's Almanac 927
Boston Female Medical College 1848 Harvard University Library Open Collections Program 579

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