The Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies program offers students of all backgrounds the opportunity to examine their assumptions and ask the big questions about our cultural and societal realities.
WGSS Feature Stories
- McWhorter named Chair
Dr. Ladelle McWhorter has been named the Stephanie Bennett-Smith Chair in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.
- Locker Room Talk and its (Dis)Contents: Vulgarity at the Market and BeyondMar294:30 PM - 6:00 PMThe Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures welcomes Dr. Suzanne Menair, assistant professor of anthropology... Continue reading
National studies confirm that women's studies is more popular than ever- Full story here
The WGSS Program's response to gender based violence on the University of Richmond campus. The Program offers an 8 Point Plan for Addressing Gender Based Violence and 3 Appendices. The first Appendix, a "Green Paper" includes the array of community voices WGSS gathered from faculty, students, alumni, and administrators over the past few weeks. Please review the Program's full response WGSS and Gender Based Violence.