Women's Studies at Siena
Scholarship on women and gender roles and contributions
In college and in life, women play important roles at every level. Understanding the social, intellectual and political forces that shape the lives of men and women and that aid students in challenging sexism and other oppressions requires an interdisciplinary approach.
The Women’s Studies Program includes courses from a variety of disciplines and departments:
Special topics of study on particular themes are offered each year, and there is a required capstone seminar focusing on faminst theory.
Students prepare for a variety of careers by gaining insight on gender issues and developing the skills of critical thinking, research and oral and written comminication.