Women's Studies at Aquinas College
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    Women's Studies

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    Women's Studies

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Women's Studies is an interdisciplinary academic curriculum that exposes students to women's historical and contemporary roles, their accomplishments, and their experiences in our society and across cultures.

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Women’s Studies prepares students for leadership and careers. Our alumnae work for the Illinois Housing Council, Team Detroit, the Grand River Bands of Ottawa Indians, and other diverse organizations.

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The annual Equality Bake Sale draws attention to the gender wage gap by charging women 25% less for their baked goods - donating proceeds to a local women’s shelter.

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Women’s Studies students have the opportunity to shadow alumnae working in a field of interest through Aquinas’ only Summer Externship Program.