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International Women's Day

International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.


Challenge existing stereotypes and ideas

Choose from a wide variety of classes, such as the "Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe" or "Topics in Musicology: Child Prodigies."


Deepen your sense of human possibility

Read more about one our former GWST and IDS students, Emilia Volz.


About GWST


Gender and women’s studies is a dynamic and rapidly expanding interdisciplinary area of study. An alternative to the traditional curriculum, Dal's Gender and Women’s Studies program provides you with the opportunity to examine history, social structures, the sciences, language, literature, and culture—from critical and illuminating perspectives. Find out more.

Classes 2016/2017

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  • Human Sexuality
  • Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe
  • Women, Gender and Music

See classes offered in 2016/2017