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American Women’s History
Introductory survey and examination of problems and issues in American women’s history and American feminism, colonial era to the present. Emphasizes gender, race and class as categories of historical analysis.
Gain a historical perspective on culture and people.
In Alma’s history program, subject matter spans an extensive range of time periods and cultures, addressing special topics like immigration and ethnicity, foreign policy, the American Constitution and legal history.
Alma’s history program also offers special opportunities such as the Posey Global Fellowships and topical Spring Term courses as well as class-based and independent research projects that lead to conference presentations and publication in academic journals.
“It is a real honor to have Alma College’s name on a plaque in place like that.” — Ed Lorenz.
Public Affairs has been awarded a grant by the Center for Economic Innovation to develop educational materials for colleges and universities about place-based cooperative enterprises. Five students will be working on this project with Dr. Ed Lorenz.