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Meet the Women Who are Transforming UF/IFAS Extension

UF/IFAS Extension celebrates Women’s History Month in March by sharing success stories about the women scientists, educators, communicators and administrators in Extension’s workforce. Women have historically played a critical role in the Extension service. Beginning in 1912 with… Read More

S.H.E. IS: Hypatia of Alexandria, A Martyr for Feminism and Philosophy

Hypatia of Alexandria (b. fourth century A.D.) is a historical figure born within the wrong era. Her ideologies and scientific achievements reflect the opportunities and success of a woman in the 21st century. She was a scholar and educator of literature and science, who surpassed many philosophers of… Read More