Final Word

Gender Studies Conference offers platform for student presentations on gender topics

The Associated Colleges of the South held its seventh biennial Women’s and Gender Studies Conference at Centenary this past spring. Conference coordinators were Dr. Kim VanHoosier-Carey, assistant professor of English, and Dr. Michelle Wolkomir, assistant professor of sociology.

Students and faculty members from colleges and universities spanning the globe presented over 60 topics, from the cultural construction of gender to public policy and the legislation of women’s health.