Women’s & Gender Studies Minor

Sociology + History + English and more

Study Across Disciplines

More

When you pursue a women’s and gender studies minor, you examine ideas, approaches, and activism related to gendered identities in conjunction with sexual orientation, race, class, culture, and public policy across many disciplines. This minor encompasses feminist studies, masculinity studies, and sexuality studies.

After establishing a foundational understanding of themes related to gendered identities, you choose courses from fields as diverse as English, communication, history, sociology, anthropology, political science, French and others.

Discover New Connections

At Truman, we know that all fields of study are connected in complicated and fascinating ways. Women and Gender Studies is one of several interdisciplinary studies minors available for you to explore the new possibilities that open up when two or more fields overlap. Our interdisciplinary studies major even allows you to custom-design your own field of study.

Women and Gender Studies Minor Committee

For more information, please contact the chair or a committee member:


Truman to Resume In-person Instruction for Fall SemesterTruman to Resume In-person Instruction for Fall Semester

June 22, 2020

Based on current data and guidelines from the CDC, Truman State University plans to resume in-person instruction when the fall semester begins Aug. 17. The University is trying to maintain as much flexibility as possible and will make any necessary adjustments as needed.

Town Hall to Explore Racial Injustice and InequityTown Hall to Explore Racial Injustice and Inequity

June 22, 2020

The Truman Virtual Town Hall regarding racial injustice and inequity President Thomas mentioned in her email to students, faculty and staff, will take place at 6 p.m. June 24.

More News

Commencement
August 1

More Events