The Women’s Studies program was developed by a dedicated and concerned group of faculty members at SDSU who recognized the important and damaging implications of the lack of accurate information about women in the academic curriculum.
|1980:||The minor is offered for the first time.|
|1980-1984:||Dr. Ruth Alexander (English) serves as program coordinator.|
|1984-1993:||Eleanor Schwab (Political Science) serves as program coordinator.|
|1993-2000:||Dr. Virginia Norris (Psychology) serves as Coordinator of Women's Studies, now a 50%-50% split position shared between Women's Studies and the disciplinary home of the Coordinator.
Women's Studies 101 (Introduction to Women's Studies), Women's Studies 491 (Capstone/Independent Study) and Women's Studies 392 (Topics in Women's Studies) are developed.
|2000-2009:||Dr. April Brooks (History) serves as Coordinator of Women’s Studies.|
|2009-2010:||Dr. Christine Stewart-Nuñez (English) serves as Interim Coordinator.|