Three WGS students

News and Upcoming Events

Fall 2014 Upcoming Events

11th Annual Roosevelt Lecture:
"Sexual Violence on College Campuses:  Confronting the Reality" with David Lisak
October 21st @3:30pm, International Lounge



Lecturer sought to teach about sexuality and healthcare 

Congrats to Associate Professor Jill Greenlee who was just awarded tenure!

J. P. Morgan Chase Professor of Ethics Marion Smiley  was awarded the Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer '69 and Joseph Neubauer Prize for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring!

WGS Brandeis

Welcome to the website of the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program (WGS) at Brandeis. We are a community of undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, staff and Board members from a range of disciplines and backgrounds. Together we ask questions about intersectional aspects of women, gender and sexuality in classes, lectures and a range of public events.

We offer an undergraduate major and minor in Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies and help to support the undergraduate minor in Sexuality and Queer Studies (SQS). We also offer a standalone MA in Women’s & Gender Studies and 10 joint MA programs in which graduate students focus on WGS and another discipline. We collaborate with a range of groups on campus and are generously supported by our National Board.

Browse our webpages, learn about our history, join our Facebook group and Twitter feeds, and be in touch with suggestions and questions at any time. We are always happy to hear from you!