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

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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Giving Back Is Its Own Reward

Servant Leadership: The Key to Business and Success » By most measures, Colin Graham ’01 is a success. But giving back to his alma mater, including the endowment of a university scholarship, provides an opportunity to display the type of leadership that defines him best. Graham counts success as finding whatever feeds one’s heart and […]

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From Ew! to Awe

Seeing rats in a whole new light » They’ve taken the rap for the spread of the Bubonic Plague in Medieval Europe. Their name is synonymous with scoundrel, traitor, and snitch. And then there are their tails: long and skinny, pink and seemingly hairless. They’re rats, and they’re probably the last animals you’d think would […]

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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.