Posts tagged "gender studies"

Beyonce College Course To Debut At A University In Canada This Fall

To all of you Canadians who have been dying to study the Queen of the world, now is your chance.
A course on Queen Bey herself is now being offered by the University of Waterloo in Canada for the Fall 2015 semester.
The actual name of the course is “Gender and Performance” with Beyonce a…

Katrin Higher / June 16, 2015

Why A Men’s Center At Canada’s Simon Fraser University Should Not Be Controversial

Last month, the student society at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, Canada, approved $30,000 to establish a men’s center. The center’s main supporter, a student named Keneen Midgely, said the volunteer-run men’s center would only be equitable, considering SFU already has had a women’s center since 1974. It would be a space, he pointed…

Jessica Wakeman / June 11, 2012

Men’s Studies Vs. Male Studies: What’s The Difference?

I took gender and sexuality studies as a minor in college, which is what my school offered instead of “women’s studies.” I assumed at first that they were just being PC with the name. But then when I took the first class, an introduction to the discipline, I realized it truly wasn’t just about women.

Jessica Wakeman / January 11, 2011