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Academic Year 2018-19: Fall 2018 Spring 2019


Academic Year 2018-19: Fall 2018  Spring 2019

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gcwslogo.gifBrandeis University is one of nine degree-granting institutions in the Consortium for Graduate Studies in Gender, Culture, Women, & Sexuality (GCWS) located at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The other participating institutions are Boston CollegeBoston UniversityHarvard UniversityNortheastern UniversitySimmons CollegeTufts University and UMass Boston. Each semester the GCWS offers interdisciplinary, team-taught seminars to students matriculated in member school graduate programs. 

Courses taken through the GCWS transfer as electives outside the student’s home department. The exception is the GCWS course Feminist Inquiry: Strategies of Effective Scholarship, which counts as the feminist research methodologies requirement.

2018-2019 Application Deadlines:

Fall application deadline: August 20th, 2018
Spring application deadline: January 7th, 2019

GCWS Conference

WGS students at the 2016-17 GCWS Conference "The Personal is Still Political: Challenging Marginalization Through Theory Analysis & Praxis"

For More Information Contact:

Graduate Consortium in Women's Studies
GCWS web site
(617) 324-2085