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Women’s and Gender Studies

Women's and Gender Studies (WGS) at Drake University is an interdisciplinary concentration, which emphasizes the study of the totality of women's experiences, with attention to the social construction of gender along with other categories of analysis including race, class, and sexuality.

Faculty; Staff

Funding is available to support student activism and speakers related to gender and feminism. WGS also supports faculty development with the purchase of relevant materials, such as films and books. 

Rolling deadline; Recommend applying early in the academic year before all funds are committed

Beth Younger, Associate Professor of English,

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