Title Change for Abigail Palko

February 24, 2015

Gender Studies is pleased to announce that Professor Palko's title has been changed from Director of Undergraduate Studies to Associate Director

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of Gender Studies.  This new title more accurately describes Palko's crucial role in the program and the full extent of her duties. Please join us in congratulating Professor Palko and celebrating her new role in Gender Studies.…

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Upcoming Events

Human Development Conference 2015

Fri Feb 27, 2015 • Hesburgh Center

Greetings from the Human Development Conference 2015. The annual student-led Human Development Conference (HDC) at the University of Notre Dame brings together hundreds of students—from Notre Dame and universities across the country and around the world—who are passionate about development. They share their research experiences in the developing world and discuss the meaning of authentic human development from a variety of disciplinary perspectives.

Lecture: Judith Butler

Thu Apr 9, 2015 7:00PM - 8:30PM • McKenna Hall Auditorium

The Department of English is pleased to announce that its 2015 Yusko Ward-Phillips lecturer is Judith Butler.

Judith Butler is the Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature and the co-director of the Program of Critical Theory at the University of California, Berkeley, where she served as founding director. She is the author of _Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity_ (1990) and Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of “Sex”

Gender Matters - Open House

Fri Apr 10, 2015 11:00AM - 12:00PM • 325 O'Shaughnessy

Why Gender Studies?


What will you learn?

What skills will you develop?

What will you bring to your career?

What career paths are available?

Come talk about why gender matters.

Stop in to learn about the Gender Studies Major/Minor and what you can do with it.  Meet other Gender Studies students, speak with the DUS and get information about opportunities involving research grants, internship grants, writing awards and more.…