Campus Only Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
Humanities: Interdisciplinary Studies in Culture
Marina Perez De Mendiola
This research explores the visual culture surrounding liberal arts women’s colleges. This visuality is dependent on gender, and specifically how femininity is ingrained in the existence of women’s colleges. The outdated foundations and the current implications of these college’s prohibit the optimization of an inclusive academic environment. Through the architecture, layout, apparel, and online presence, women’s colleges capitalize of the femininity of the students, while the students are more apt to prioritize their education then the femininity of their peers.
White, Suzanne, "Gendered Visuality at Women's Colleges" (2018). Scripps Senior Theses. 1180.
This thesis is restricted to the Claremont Colleges current faculty, students, and staff.