Women’s and Gender Studies is an interdisciplinary program that prepares students to think critically and creatively by employing gender as a primary category of analysis. The program is set up to examine a variety of issues of specific interest to women and of general interest to scholars of gender studies across a variety of diverse cultural and historical settings.

Campus ERA Day 2018

CAMPUS ERA DAY – April 26, 2018 The Flora Stone Mather Center for Women and the Social Justice Institute invite members of the campus community to participate in the second annual Campus ERA Day on April 26, 2018. Together with the ERA Coalition, we aim to spread awareness of and...

In Memoriam

It is with great sadness that the Women’s and Gender Studies Program announces the premature death of Dr. Rula Quawas, our esteemed partner in Jordan for the course WGST 349: The Arab World Experience. Dr. Quawas founded the University of Jordan’s Center for Women’s Studies in 2006 and since...

News from the Director

Seeking Potential Partnerships: Our WGST program is always looking to collaborate with partners nationally and abroad so if you have any initiatives you'd like us to be part of, we are certainly interested! There are currently many scholars from China, Turkey, and Brazil in particular who receive grants for their...