Tag: wgss


Why you think you don’t belong in Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies courses and why you actually do

Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies (WGSS) has become increasingly popular in the last decade as the benefits of the courses such as critical thinking skills, social justice engagement and empowerment become more widely known and sought after. But schools and departments have been running into persistent barriers that have prevented them from truly prospering. Most…

ProfTalk: Ryan Murphy

ProfTalk: Ryan Murphy

A shortened version appeared in the February 15, 2013 print edition of The Mac Weekly; below is the complete article. Talk about your background. I went to Macalester, graduated in 1998, and I’m from Minnesota. But I’m back at Macalester now after living in San Francisco for a lot of years. During that time I…