The Women's Studies Program is a flexible interdisciplinary academic program devoted to the critical analysis of gender and the pursuit of knowledge about women. Combining methods and insights of traditional academic disciplines with the special insights of Women's Studies scholarship, our courses yield fresh perspectives, which illuminate the origins of and changes in diverse cultural and social arrangements.
The mission of Women's Studies at the University of Connecticut is threefold:
1. to transform scholarship in existing academic disciplines by incorporating the study, contributions, and voices of women;
These activities further two goals:
1. to institutionalize the generation of knowledge about women in all their diversity and