Gender Studies Department

Experience in Rwanda Helps Students Learn About Genocide and Reconciliation


Ten Nebraska Wesleyan University students closed their textbooks in May but their lessons were far from done.


What Can I Do with a Gender Studies Degree?

Gender Studies provides in-depth knowledge of the conditions of women in various cultures and societies, as well as the strategies and organiza

One Billion Rising For Justice Panel Discussion

02/11/2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Callen Conference Center

As part of the One Billion Rising For Justice campaign, Nebraska Wesleyan will host a panel discussion that will address "what does justice look like in the context of violence against women and gi

Ryan Sallans to Discuss "Being Transgender in Nebraska"


National speaker, diversity trainer, consultant and author Ryan Sallans will speak on "Being Transgender in Nebraska" on Wednesday, December 11 at 4 p.m.

"Being Transgender in Nebraska" by Ryan Sallans

12/11/2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Callen Conference Center

National speaker, diversity trainer, consultant and author Ryan Sallans will speak on "Being Transgender in Nebraska."

Gender Studies Professors to Discuss Their New Books


Gender Studies professors who have published books in the past year will read briefly and entertain informal conversation over food and drinks on Friday, November 15 from 4 to 5 p.m.

Gender Studies Program to Host Lecture on Feminism From Indian Perspective


Anita Singh will visit Nebraska Wesleyan University on Thursday, October 24 to present “Mapping Feminist Debates: Questions from the Indian Context.”

Lecture: Mapping Feminist Debates: Questions From the Indian Context

10/24/2013 - 3:30pm
Old Main 308

Anita Singh, the co-coordinator of the Centre for Women's Studies and Development at Banaras Hindu University in India will present a lecture.

Transgender Activist to Share Personal Story


Ryan Sallans has made it his work to visit college campuses across the country sharing his personal story about transitioning from female to male.