Progressive Movement. Additional Chapter Notes. Progressive Movement. This was not a single movement, just the most drastic change at a given time in our history. Has sparked future reform or changes/ideas of where responsibility lays – in the people or government.
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Many women’s colleges (Radcliffe and Pembroke) became part (still separate) of previously male-colleges (Harvard and Brown)
Vassar – previously an all women’s college – is now coed.
Traditional male-only schools (Amherst, Dartmouth, Princeton, Williams) are now coed.
Areas of study that were male-dominated (medicine, law, and engineering) now have equal or greater numbers of females.
Carrie Chapman Catt