Women's & Gender Studies

About Us

Women’s & Gender Studies offers students an interdisciplinary examination of women’s roles, contributions, history, and experiences, as well as a critical study of gender structures in societies and cultures around the world.

Whether you’re interested in activism, the intersection of gender and race, theory, gender and communication, or women in history, we have courses to meet your needs.

Why Study at Eastern?

Our core values of equity, inclusivity, and justice are embedded in all that we do.

Get Involved

You'll have the opportunity for feminist analysis, knowledge creation, exercising leadership and participating in activism.

Make a Difference

Build awareness and understanding of difference, power, and privilege.

Excellent Job Opportunities

Our graduates have a great record of finding employment soon after graduation.

Careers in Women's & Gender Studies

Our curriculum prepares students for a wide variety of occupational possibilities:

Community Health Promoter
Corporate Communications Coordinator
Human Rights Associate Director
Manager of Donor & Alumni Relations

News & Events