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Women and Science

This guide is for the students in the SEBS Honors Seminar Women and Science. Fall 2019. Instructors: Distinguished Professor Joan W. Bennett and Visiting Professor Catherine Read.



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CQ Researcher

The History Makers is a collection of oral histories of prominent African Americans. 

Marquis Biography Online 

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography 


Women in Medicine "Firsts"

"Women in Medicine", a segment of the  Antiqua Medicina: From Homer to Versalius, introduces Agnodice, who is credited with achieving the role of physician. Her story is preserved through Hygienus, a Latin author of the first century CE.

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