Achievement | Cooperation | Integrity | Justice
WGSS at Wake Forest University offers courses with a feminist interdisciplinary lens alongside outreach with human-to-human connections through which our students could realize the practical and emotional impact of feminist activism. We teach the whole student—mind, body, and spirit with the goal of transformation and renewal of the individual and the communities to which we belong.
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Check out a few of our offerings for Spring 2024!
WGSS will challenge your critical thinking and prepare you to be successful within your chosen career field.
Learn more about WGSS class offerings and requirements for our undergraduate and graduate concentrations.
Meet the Faculty
Meet the distinguished Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies faculty.
“If you’re going to live, leave a legacy. Make a mark on the work that can’t be erased.”– Dr. Maya Angelou
- Art, Activism, and Representation with Micah BazantWomen’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Jewish Studies invites you to join us February 3-10 for “Art, Activism, and Representation with Micah Bazant,” a pilot community-engaged artist-in-resident program, featuring the … Read more
- Voices in Equity Podcast Episode: “Black Women and Da Rona” featuring Dr. Julia Jordan-Zachery and Dr. Shamara AlhassanWomen’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies department chair, Dr. Julia Jordan-Zachery, was featured on Voices in Equity, a podcast from The Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity at Duke University, … Read more
- 2023 WFU Student Research Symposium
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