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Former Hope College Prof to be honored for work in gender equity


Dr. Jane Dickie

Photo: Hope College

David Moore
February 27, 2013 | WGVU  

The women’s movement has gone through a lot of changes since the 1960’s and 1970’s.  An upcoming film screening will honor 18 West Michigan women who’ve played key roles in making those changes happen over the past half century. 

Today on WGVU Midday West Michigan, David Moore chats with one of them, Hope College Professor Emerita Dr. Jane Dickie.  She tells us that although there’s much yet to be accomplished, , the past fifty years have seen huge strides forward in the movement for gender equality.




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Thursday
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