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Educational Equity

“We have a hunger of the mind which asks for knowledge of all around us, and the more we gain, the more is our desire; the more we see, the more we are capable of seeing.” -Maria Mitchell

  • Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at UMaine Folger Library-Our library includes over 2,500 volumes, audiocassettes, and videos, as well as a number of periodicals, many of which are not available at Fogler Library. Most materials may be signed out on loan or photocopied here. We also have a small collection of audio materials.


  • Parents as Scholars (PaS)-The Parents as Scholars (PaS) program is a student aid program that helps low-income parents in two or four-year college programs.                                                                                                                                  “regulations re: PaS program are subject to change.  Contact  for current rules”.


  • AAUW Research Reports-AAUW conducts groundbreaking research that draws national attention to issues of gender equity in education and the workplace; influences policy-makers as well as educators, parents, and students; and, most importantly, serves as a catalyst for action.