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    Profs. Brett Rogers, VoonChin Phua, and Shannon Egan accompanied students on a trip to Washington, D.C. in Spring 2011 to see the Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery.

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    WGS 120: Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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    WGS 120: Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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    WGS 120: Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. The class was taught by Professor Nathalie Lebon.

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    Get Acquainted Day, 2009 From left to right: Amanda Ward ‘09 and Kim Biedka ’09

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    Dr. Jocelyn Elders, former U.S. Surgeon General under President Clinton, is pictured with Melissa (Miller) Montero ’06 (left) and Monique Mathews ’06 (right)

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    Gabriela (Gabby) Gaona ‘11, Professor Elizabeth Richardson Viti, Marcella (Marci) Slick ‘11

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    WGS 300: Theories. From left to right: Deonte Austin ‘11, Gabriela (Gabby) Gaona ‘11, Marcella (Marci) Slick ‘11, Jessica Buckley ‘10, and Liisa Fetig ‘11. The class was taught by Professor Temma Berg.

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    Professor Elizabeth Richardson Viti, Christina Natalello ’06, Professor Nathalie Lebon

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    Adrienne Ellis '14 presents her research at Gender and Sexuality Hour (GASH)

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    GER 335 students present their research at GASH

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    Students and faculty members listening to the presentations at GASH

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    Students in WGS 226: Feminism in Global Perspective. The class was taught by Prof. Jan Powers.

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    Students in WGS 226: Feminism in Global Perspective. The class was taught by Prof. Jan Powers.

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    A thank you luncheon in Glatfelter Lodge for those who taught or guest lectured in WGS 120 in 2012-2013. The luncheon also honored Marc Beard, who is leaving Gettysburg at the end of the Spring semester.

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    WGS dinner for graduating 2013 seniors. Pictured from left to right: Elle Rupert, Alyssa Bosold, Katie Ragon, Mariah HallBilsback, and Maria Flory. Not pictured: Natasha Burton, Jessica Coviello, Amanda Koslo, Lee Silver.

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    WGS 120:Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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    WGS 120:Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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    WGS 120:Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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    WGS 120:Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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    WGS 120: Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Programs

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGS) is offered as both a major and a minor. A liberal arts degree in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies offers almost unlimited career options and an extensive collection of resources.

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

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Upcoming Events

Mar. 20, 2014 at 7pm in CUB 260
Lecture, "Removing the Colonial Blinders"
Lee Maracle, University of Toronto

April 16, 2014 at 7pm in CUB 260
Lecture, "UN-Silencing Sex on Campus: Violence, Pleasure, and Beyond"
Stephanie Gilmore, Independent Scholar and Activist

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Campus Box 2450
(717) 337 - 6788

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jsprague@gettysburg.edu


Alumnae Spotlight

Marcy SlickMarcy Slick '11
After graduating from Gettysburg College, with a dual major in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Spanish, I was accepted into the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social Policy and Practice.  During my time in this program, I interned at a Federally Qualified Health Center in West Philadelphia and a Domestic Violence Program for Latinas in North Philadelphia.  In 2013, I graduated with a Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work.  Soon after, I successfully completed the exam to become a Licensed Social Worker in Pennsylvania. 

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60 seconds with Devora Ashkenazy

Devora Ashkenazy '14 talks about her Gettysburg experience as a WGS and Religious Studies major.

 

60 seconds with Prof. Nathalie Lebon

Prof. Nathalie Lebon discusses the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program.