The Gender and Women’s Studies (GWS) Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago is a vibrant interdisciplinary department made up of scholars who study a wide range of topics critical to an expansive understanding of how and why gender and sexuality matter in the world.
The Gender and Women's Studies Program offers a Major and Minor in Gender and Women's Studies as well as a Minor in Social Justice. GWS also offers a Graduate Concentration Certificate.
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Barbara Ransby Featured in WBEZ's "Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons"
Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Dr. Barbara Ransby, UIC professor of Gender and Women’s Studies, Black Studies, and History; LAS Distinguished Professor; Director of the Social Justice Initiative; and MacArthur Endowed Chair at UIC, joined WBEZ’s “Reset with…