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  • GWST Grad Shares How Black Feminism Saves His Life

    Eric Anthony Grollman graduated from UMBC in 2007, earning a Certificate in Gender and Women's Studies, along with majors in Psychology & Sociology. He went on to earn a Ph.D. and now teaches...
    Posted: October 11, 2016 10:58 AM
  • Dr. Carole McCann's Work Highlighted in UMBC Magazine

    Our fearless leader talks interdisciplinarity at UMBC
    GWST is a department borne of interdisciplinarity, so it is no surprise that our chair and the special assistant to the provost for interdisciplinary activities, Carole McCann, was asked to speak...
    Posted: September 8, 2016 11:41 AM
  • GWST Is Looking for Part-Time Instructors!

    Come teach a class at UMBC!
    The Gender and Women's Studies department at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County is seeking part-time instructors for courses such as: Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies;...
    Posted: June 2, 2016 1:16 PM
  • GWST Major Wins Grants to Fund Summer Internship

    GWST major Nina Ovian is interning with Project SAFE in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the summer. Established in 2004, Project SAFE is an all-volunteer grassroots organization providing advocacy...
    Posted: May 23, 2016 3:57 PM
  • Interested in Law? Check out GWST 338 Women, Gender, & Law!

    Second six-week summer session class enrolling now!
    Are you interested in legal issues? Maybe you want to become a lawyer, or an activist working for legal change? Do you just need upper division credits or that pesky Social Sciences course but...
    Posted: April 18, 2016 8:09 AM
  • GWST Major Featured in the Retriever Weekly!

    We're always proud of our majors, minors, and certificates, and this time is no exception. Check out this feature on our major, Zorah Quattlebaum, in the Retriever Weekly:...
    Posted: April 5, 2016 4:00 PM
  • Dr. Viviana MacManus Awarded Career Enhancement Fellowship

    Dr. Viviana MacManus, Assistant Professor of Gender and Women's Studies, has been awarded an exciting fellowship opportunity funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and administered by the...
    Posted: March 29, 2016 12:58 PM
  • Take a GWST class this summer!

    Looking for a class to take this summer? Need upper division credits, or to fill that last Culture, Arts and Humanities, or Social Science credit? Why not do it with a class that will also make a...
    Posted: March 21, 2016 7:53 PM
  • Gender and Women's Studies has MOVED!

    Find us on the 4th floor of the Fine Arts Building!
    Couldn't find us over in Sherman Hall? Try a new treasure hunt to find us over in the Fine Arts Building. The main office is in Fine Arts 413. Faculty can be found in the following offices,...
    Posted: January 28, 2016 1:13 PM
  • Interested in Women's Health? This winter class is for you!

    Fully online course has seats available!
    Still looking for a winter course? Gender and Women's Studies 290: Issues and Phases in Women's Health still has open spots available in this fully online course. This course will provide an...
    Posted: December 9, 2015 8:38 AM