Department of Gender Studies

Department of Gender Studies
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DSC Clothing Sale until Nov 19th

Gender Studies DSC Clothing Sale until Sunday, Nov 19, 2017

We are currently holding our annual clothing sale online at Sales will be taking place from Friday November 3rd until Sunday November 19th. We offer a variety of sizes, and three original designs to choose from. We sell department clothing at cost, and all proceeds will go towards funding further Department Student Council events.


2017 USSRF Poster Fair Day

Jena Hudson, Gender Studies Major, at USSRF Fair October 30, 2017

Jena Hudson at her poster talking about BISC research project   Jena Hudson talks about her experience taking part in the Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowship. Ms. Hudson's fellowship

    took place at the Bader International Study Centre (BISC) at Herstmonceux Castle in East Sussex, England.






Degree Plus Event Nov 14 - add an SXGD Certificate to your degree

Degree Plus Event, Tuesday, November 14th 4-7pm Stauffer Library

The Faculty of Arts and Science is holding an event to showcase the various options you can add to your Queen's degree- certificates, exchange, the Castle and QUIP internships. See their Facebook event page for more information:


GNDS 280, 380 and 410 Special Topics courses

Rules about taking Special Topics courses

If a Special Topics course has a different name than when you took it before you can take it for credit with the new name.

This applies to courses like GNDS 280 with Topic IDs: Solidarity and Alliance Work AND Transgender Politics and Representation AND Comics and Politics

GNDS 380 Together: Intimacies and Affinities in the West AND Trauma and Resilience


Gender Matters Speaker Series 2017-18 dates


Department of Gender Studies
Wednesdays from 12 noon - 1:00 p.m.
Fall: Mac-Corry D214/Winter: Mac-Corry D201

October 11, 2017

Strategy Share: Responding to the TRC Task Force and PICRDI

Speakers include: Laura Anderson, Mark Green, Janice Hill, Beverley Mullings & Teri Shearer.
This event is open to students, staff and faculty. Invited speakers will help get the conversation started.


October 25, 2017


Katherine McKittrick named to the Royal Society of Canada

Katherine McKittrick named to the Royal Society of Canada

Katherine McKittrick photo when named to Royal Society of Canada

Katherine McKittrick, Associate Professor of Gender Studies, has been named to the Royal Society of Canada’s (RSC) College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists program. This award recognizes research leaders who, at an early stage in their career, have demonstrated a high level of achievement.


Stephanie Jonsson on CFRC Grad Chat

Gender Studies MA student, Stephanie Jonsson, on Grad Chat, August 22, 2017

Gender Studies MA student, Stephanie Jonsson, was interviewed on Grad Chat about her research topic "LGBTQ elders plans for long-term care, looking at lived experiences accessing and living in long-term care in Canada". Find the episode here on the SGS website,, or later in the Grad Chat Archives: