Information for New Students

Gender Studies Brown Bag Seminars

Each academic term there will be three Gender Studies Brown Bag Seminars (for a total of six between September and April). These discussions will attend to new and existing research in the area of feminist studies, anti-racism, gender studies, and sexual and gender diversity. All MA candidates are expected to attend these seminars. Additional details can be found on the events page.

Library and Computing
All graduate students have access, by application, to study carrels in the Stauffer Library. All graduate students are provided with university computing accounts, which afford access to the internet, e-mail, and various software applications provided free to students under a university license. These accounts also enable students to use the Queen’s Library online research resources, which comprise numerous databases, online publications, journal archives, and reference works. Students may also lease a computer from the university at an annual rate of 7.8% of the cost of the computer. The Stauffer Library has an outlet at each study station for plugging in laptops.

Information Technology Services
ITS/Information Technology Services assists incoming students with office computer queries, internet and networks, NetID and directories, software and hardware services, learning resources, and other technology related matters. See here for additional ITS information.

You can also submit your technology issue using the online support form.

Campus Bookstore The Campus Bookstore is a not-for-profit corporation that works to distribute required course material at the lowest possible price to students, while operating a comprehensive University bookstore for the Queen's community. All course texts for the MA in Gender Studies will be available at the Campus Bookstore. PSAC TA/TF Union Agreement

Graduate Student Guide /Teaching Assistant Resources