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Women and Gender Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Women and Gender Studies

The Women and Gender Studies Program provides a physical and intellectual space for exploring social inequalities, grounded in the concepts of gender, sexuality, race and class, across interdisciplinary lines in sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and policy.   

Women and Gender Studies Center

Room 240K Johnson Center


Monday-Thursday 9am-6pm

Friday 9am-5pm





Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Women and Gender Studies program and center will be closed until May 18th. All faculty and staff will be teleworking and can provide most services online for the duration. If you are in one of our classes, please contact your instructor individually. Since we are solely communicating electronically, please allow at least 48 hours for responses for non-emergency requests. 
David Corwin is the contact for undergraduate advising and questions, center operations, budget issues, and programming/event collaborations, course scheduling, and questions about student employment. 
For graduate advising or questions about the graduate program, please contact Dr. Rachel Lewis at 

David Powers Corwin MA; MAIS 

Term Faculty
Associate Director for Academic Affairs
Women and Gender Studies Program