Women & Gender Studies Minor
What is the Women and Gender Studies Minor?
The Women and Gender Studies minor will enrich your understanding of women’s contributions to society and the role of gender in shaping human life.
By viewing the relationship between gender and power from a variety of perspectives - social, artistic, historical, and scientific - you will understand the ways in which gender is constructed.
The minor also investigates how gender has affected the lives of men and women all over the world and throughout human history.
What Can I Do With a Minor In Women and Gender Studies?
The Women and Gender Studies minor is a perfect fit if you are planning a career in any of the following fields:
- International relations
- Health professions
- Social and community service
Women and Gender Studies Club
The Women and Gender Studies Club sponsors a number of events throughout the school year, including:
- Love Your Body Day
- Clothesline Project
- Self-defense classes
- Movie nights
- Breast Cancer Awareness Week
Through both formal and informal means, the club creates an open and safe space for you to examine issues related to gender.