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Students present policy recommendations to Erie County officials to empower working women as part of Women Studies' Internship pilot program.
HI Conference: Democracy Wide Open: Critiquing the Present, Imagining a Feminist Future. This event has been postponed.
Want to change the world? Move beyond the classroom and affect positive transformation in real time. (Photo: Wael Bazzi)
At both the graduate and undergraduate levels, students come together for the purpose of building committed communities.
Students and faculty work together to reach beyond disciplinary boundaries and combine theory with activism.
Our students learn to look at the world from multiple angles.
“Difference is that raw and powerful connection from which our personal power is forged.” – Audre Lorde
We focus on developing knowledge of women, gender and sexuality through in-depth social, cultural and historical analysis.
Susan Cahn, PhD Professor
Barbara Bono, PhD Associate Professor
Victoria Wolcott, PhD Professor
Carine Mardorossian, PhD Professor
David Glisch-Sanchez, PhD Assistant Professor
Gwynn Thomas, PhD Chair
Christine Varnado, PhD Assistant Professor
Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen, PhD Professor
Elizabeth Otto, PhD Associate Professor of Art History
Jonathan Katz, PhD Associate Professor
Arabella Lyon, PhD Professor
Ndubueze Mbah, PhD Assistant Professor
Marla Segol, PhD Associate Professor
Marion Werner, PhD Associate Professor
Barbara Wejnert, PhD Professor
Jasmina Tumbas, PhD Assistant Professor
Rachel Ablow, PhD Professor
Margarita Vargas, PhD Associate Professor
Ewa P. Ziarek, PhD Professor
Kari Winter, PhD Professor
A Minor or Joint Major in Global Gender Studies complements majors in psychology, English, history, art public health, management, sociology and many more.