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african proverb:

"if you want to go fast, go alone.

If you want to go far, go together.




welcome to women's studies

this course offers an introduction to Women's Studies, an interdisciplinary academic field that explores the meaning of gender in society as it relates to the status of women. Students will analyze the social construction of gender, feminism, and gender issues in relation to family, education, work, health and reproduction, law, sexuality, media/representation, and globalization. Students will apply critical concepts and tools of feminist and gender studies in their academic and personal lives, and in the community; and they will contribute to the struggle for gender equality.

advisory: eligible for English 1A


Gavilan College Welcomes Dreamers! Dreamers are all students without U.S. citizenship and or permanent residence that includes AB540, SB68, DACA and all other undocumented students!

At Gavilan College, we are committed to providing all students with the level of services and support they need.

All students are welcome in this history class, whatever their background, immigration status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics.