Making a Difference
While at Brockport, Tambria Schroeder '17 studied abroad in St. Petersburg, Russia at the New York - St. Petersburg Institute of Linguistic, Cognition, and Culture. She is currently a program specialist in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor’s Office of Global Program at the US Department of State in Washington, DC.
Our student eJournal is collaboratively designed, authored, and published by Women and Gender Studies majors in connection with their senior seminar. They reflect upon their undergraduate experience in the discipline, and through engagement, activism, and synthesis of acquired knowledge, establish a theoretical foundation to inform future feminist practices.
A Connection to Feminist History
Our department is deeply connected with the Biennial Seneca Falls Dialogues, a collaborative effort to reinvigorate Seneca Falls as a site of feminist activism and intellectual exchange. We invite faculty, students, activists to participate. We also edit and co-publish the Seneca Falls Dialogues Journalwith several area colleges.
The Department of Women and Gender Studies is excited to participate in the Central Europe Study Abroad with travel to the Czech Republic, Germany, and Poland. The trip itinerary includes stops in Prague, Berlin, Krakow, and Wroclaw. The curriculum provides students with opportunity to engage in a service learning component and gain a better understanding of geo-politics today. Join our contemplation of the transformation of the socio-political world after WWII.