Christine Messina

The personal connection between students and faculty in the Women’s Studies program is one of the main things that attracted me to the minor.
– Christine Messina ’07, English major, women’s studies minor

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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That She May Serve

Elizabeth Morrissette ’18 selected as New Hampshire’s Miss University 2015 Elizabeth Morrissette ’18 stood on the stage at her first Miss New Hampshire pageant, trying to keep her knees from knocking. “I was definitely nervous—I’d only had a week to prepare and I wasn’t really sure what to expect—but at the same time I felt […]

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Hope for Hypertension

Jennifer DuPont ’08 is investigating what triggers high blood pressure as we age Sixty-seven million Americans have it. Nearly a thousand people die from it each day. And in just one year, it can cost the nation more than $40 million. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, takes a tremendous toll on our country, both in […]