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Diana Juarez speaks to the Gender Studies class about her work as an advocate for the LGBTQ community. Credit: Maddy Daum/Chronicle

LGBT advocate discusses gender with class

Maddy Daum March 22, 2016

Manager of the Transgender Empowerment Economic Project at the Los Angeles LGBT Center Drian Juarez discussed the misunderstood aspects of gender with a Gender Studies class March 16. Juarez advocates...

Gender Studies students write research papers instead of taking final exams

Marcella Park May 30, 2013

Instead of taking a final exam, the two students who took Gender Studies this year each wrote research papers, one of the effect of media on men and women, and one on a female artist. Liza Wohlberg ’13...

Not enough enrollment to fill Ethics, Gender Studies classes

Marcella Park April 24, 2013

The Ethics and Gender Studies courses will not be offered next year due to a lack of student sign-ups. Only three students signed up for Ethics next year, and two for Gender Studies, English teacher Malina...

Mamigonian takes over Ethics, Gender Studies

September 7, 2011

By Rachel Schwartz English teacher Malina Mamigonian will take over the gender studies and ethics classes this year after former humanities teacher Martha Wheelock’s retirement. Wheelock asked...

Actor advocates gender equality in media at assembly

March 8, 2010

By Nicki Resnikoff Academy Award winning actor and women’s rights activist Geena Davis told the Women’s History Month Assembly today that there has been very little progress in women’s rights...

Clubs, electives to present efforts in Club Showcase

February 11, 2010

By Jessia Barzilay Student organizations and elective classes will display their efforts in a Club Showcase in the quad during an activities period Feb. 17. The event will take place as students cement...

Kim Abeles speaks at gender studies class

March 24, 2009

By Emily Khaykin Artist-in-residence Kim Abeles, whose art was exhibited in the Feldman-Horn gallery recently, talked to Martha Wheelock’s Gender Studies class on March 6 about women in art. Abeles...

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