Women's and Gender Studies

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Students will demonstrate:

  • a knowledge of women's contributions to history, culture, politics, and economics.
  • an understanding of interdiciplinary concepts such as feminism, patriarchy, heterisexism, oppression, privilege, and difference.
  • an understanding of the social construction and intersection of gender, race, class, and sexuality.
  • an ability to think critically and write and speak effectively about feminist and queer issues from a global perspective.
  • an ability to create and participate in collaborative activist projects that connect theory and practice.
  • an ability to effectively engage in and value experiential learning.