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Women’s and Gender Studies

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The Women’s and Gender Studies Program at High Point University pays respect to the history of Women’s Studies, while acknowledging the growth of the discipline in response to the myriad of experiences of women and men globally, and the inclusion of diversity across the gender and transgender spectrum. Students taking courses in Women’s and Gender Studies are exposed to a wide variety of theories, methodologies, and perspectives, from fields of study such as Communication, English, History, Modern Foreign Languages, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, and Sociology. Students are trained to think critically and synthesize information from a variety of sources in the production of new knowledge and information systems. This prepares students to be global citizens who go on to have successful careers in areas such as law, criminal justice, health care and medicine, public policy, education, journalism, and counseling.


Check out our new Fall 2014 Courses!

Want to see if WGS is right for you? (*spoiler* it definitely is) Check out the flyer for our introductory course: WGS Intro Course Flyer


 

The WGS Program is excited to announce the premier of W.A.G.E., the Women and Gender Equity Leadership Project! The fun begins this fall, click on the link to learn more: http://www.highpoint.edu/wage/

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