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Welcome to the Women’s and Gender Studies Program

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program draws from the research and scholarship of more than 50 faculty from various disciplines across the University. Students receive a solid foundation in analyzing women’s and gender issues and explore a full range of disciplinary approaches.

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Applying the lens of feminist theory, our students and faculty conduct research about diverse topics from a wide range of disciplines.

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Careers and Internships

As a major in women’s and gender studies, you will be well-prepared to pursue advanced learning or enter the workforce.

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Center for Gender, Race, and Area Studies

Women’s and Gender Studies is one of seven undergraduate programs affiliated with Clark’s Center for Gender, Race, and Area Studies, a community of faculty and students who study diverse, disadvantaged, or marginalized societies and populations, with an emphasis on promoting social justice.

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Featured Event

Media Representations of Unhealthy Relationships and Gendered Violence: A Panel Discussion

Date: Friday, April 23, 11 a.m.

Location: Zoom

SAFE Gendered Violence Event

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Contact Information

Women’s and Gender Studies

Office Location
  • Clark University
    Dana Commons, Suite 1
    950 Main Street
    Worcester, MA 01610

  • wgs[at]clarku[dot]edu
  • +1-508-793-7358
  • +1-508-793-8896 FAX
Contact Us
  • Director: Abbie Goldberg
    Professor of Psychology
    Jonas Clark Hall, 3rd Floor
    Phone: +1-508-793-7289

  • Administrative Coordinator: Lori Buckley
    Dana Commons, Suite 1
    Phone: +1-508-793-7358