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.

Online Resources

Feminist Majority Foundation
Sorts jobs based on many criteria (type, title, organization and region). Also provides a resumé feature and news of interest to feminists

Career Women
A women’s career site. Provides job listings and resumé posting facilities.

Feminist Campus Career Center
Provides job listings as well as listservs of interests to feminists.

Jumpstart Your Job Search/Career Resources for Women
Provides job listings and other information on resume writing and job hunting.

National Center for Women & Policing
Promotes women in the police workforce. Provides job listings.

AmeriCorps Victim Assistance Program
This site recommended by Women’s Studies minor Val Marshall ’06, who participated in this program when she graduated from PSU.

Featured in Plymouth Magazine

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And Justice for All

Alisha Medeiros ’15 wants to help troubled youth make better choices and live fulfilling lives. This desire, influenced by a family tragedy, led her to pursue a career in criminal justice.

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Next Steps

Grant-funded Program Prepares Special Education Teachers » Looking over a classroom of a dozen junior high school students at Plymouth Elementary School, special education intern Jennifer Kay ’99 worries what the future holds for the class of kids with mental and physical challenges. “I have doubts about where some of my students will be in […]

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Building a First-Year Class

PSU’s overwhelming success with enrollment for the 2015–16 academic year was the result of focused multi-year investments in admissions, marketing, academic and co-curricular programs, and new and repurposed facilities.