Women's Studies

Megan Swoger is a 2018 Portz Scholar The National Collegiate Honors Council has named recent Kent State University graduate Megan Swoger a 2018 Portz Scholar. Ms. Swoger is the ninth Kent State student to receive the honor since the inception of the Portz Scholars competition in 1990. “We are very pleased for her and, of course, delighted that another Honors College student at Kent...

Kent State Student Takes Steps to Stand United at Women’s March on Washington Thousands of women are en route to our nation’s capital to send a bold message to the new government. On Jan. 21, for his first day in office, participants of the Women’s March on Washington say they want President Trump to know that they stand together for women’s rights. One of them includes Julia Ryan, a student at Kent State University....

Kent State Student Takes Steps to Stand United at Women’s March on Washington Kent State University’s College of Arts and Sciences seeks to establish a faculty-led academic unit that will enable the expansion and integration of LGBT Studies and Women’s Studies programs. In the coming weeks, an advisory group of faculty and students will help develop the mission and structure of the new Center for the Study of Gender and...