Women & Gender Studies at TCU

TCU’s interdisciplinary Department of Women and Gender Studies puts women, gender, and sexuality at the center of academic investigation. Our programs promote inquiry into the intersections of gender with other identity categories; the workings of power in society; and the means of advancing social justice and equality.

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The interdisciplinary WGST major gives students the traits and skills necessary for success in the 21st-century workplace.

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WGST News

WGST Instructor Saffyre Falkenberg Speaks at Queerness and Games Conference
Saffyre Falkenberg, WGST Instructor WGST Instructor Saffyre Falkenberg spoke at the Queerness and Games Conference (QGCON) in Montreal, Canada on Sept...
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Featured Article: “#MeToo: A Hashtag Worth a Thousand Words” by Amanda Smiley
      October 15, 2017 Sarah’s cursor hovered over the blue “share” button at the bottom of the screen. These aren’t my words, ...
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New Award Announced- The Yancy Austin and Georgia Ellis Austin Prize
  Photo of Georgia Ellis Austin Funds for the Women and Gender Studies program for 2018 have been received in honor of Yancy and Georgia Ellis...
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WGST Student Maddie Weinstock Attends NEW Leadership Texas Summer 2018
Psychology major and WGST Emphasis student Maddie Weinstock is the winner of a WGST scholarship to attend the NEW Leadership Texas this past summer. T...
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Karen Steele
Dr. Karen Steele Named Inaugural Associate Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies
Provost Donovan is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Karen Steele as the inaugural associate vice provost for interdisciplinary studies. She ...
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