Mission Statement

We offer an undergraduate major in Humanities with a concentration in Women's Studies and minor that examine how gender, ethnicity, and class intersect in society and culture from multiple perspectives across the arts and sciences.

  • We critically examine the intellectual, artistic, material, and spiritual contributions of women throughout history from a variety of cultures.
  • We empower our students with the theories and concepts needed to understand how gendered power dynamics operate.
  • We investigate the connection between Southern contexts and national and global women's issues.
  • We provide opportunities for service learning and community engagement from a feminist perspective.