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.

Eligibility
Faculty; Staff

Resources
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. 

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

Contact 
Beth Younger, Associate Professor of English, beth.younger@drake.edu

University News
November 21, 2017
Madison Glennie, a Drake golf standout and straight-A student, was a finalist for the highly prestigious Rhodes Scholarship this year. 
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