Dr. Liz Ahl

When we speak of putting learners at the centers of our classrooms and enabling them to be active participants (rather than passive recipients) in their education, we owe a debt to Women’s Studies.
– Dr. Liz Ahl, from her 2005 Kalikow Award acceptance speech.

Internships & Independent Studies

A wide variety of internships and independent studies are available for Women’s Studies minors each semester. Recently, students have

  • worked at local domestic violence shelters
  • done graphic design work for local women’s businesses
  • helped to create Independent Study courses on “The Feminist Body” and “Girls in Contemporary American Film” among others.

For more information about pursuing an internship or independent study in Women’s Studies, contact Megan Birch at mlbirch@mail.plymouth.edu .

For a list of organizations that you may be interested in doing an internship with, click here.

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