Who’s your Sugar Mama

Why are women in our society often addressed as “sweetie”? Brace yourself because the answer to this question dates way back when, according to the book “The gendering of sugar in the seventeenth century” written by Kim F. Hall, aristocratic women started to incorporate desserts into the British diet. Four students from UW-La Crosse (Giulia Buffa, Victoria Coleman, Carly Juzwik and Logan Majerus) will guide you through the journey of women’s empowerment.