Shirley Glines

Women’s Studies courses brought together many passions for me, and eventually led to my now being in an M.Ed. program in order to teach women’s history at the college level.
– Shirley Glines ’00, interdisciplinary studies major, women’s studies minor

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 .

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

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