Susan Lord, Department Head - Oct 31, 2021
We call on Queen’s students to remember: my identity, my heritage, my culture is not your costume.
Susan Lord, Department Head - Oct 19, 2021
Queen’s University homecoming weekend was, once again, scattered with misogynist signs that explicitly targeted women. As the week begins, students on campus must sit in classes and tutorials next to colleagues who may have written and hung misogynist signs.
Susan Lord, Department Head - Sep 24, 2021
On Monday, September 27th at 12 pm, we are asking all students to walk out of class or work and meet at Summerhill for a rally in solidarity with Western against gender-based and sexual violence.
Department of Gender Studies - Jun 25, 2021
The Department of Gender Studies stands in sorrow with our Indigenous neighbors, students, staff and colleagues in these terrible days.
Department of Gender Studies - Jun 08, 2021
The Department of Gender Studies would like to express its great sorrow and anger about the horrific mass murder of three generations of a Muslim family in London, ON.
Department of Gender Studies - May 31, 2021
The Department of Gender Studies stands in solidarity with Four Directions and Indigenous Communities.
Department of Gender Studies - May 18, 2021
The Department of Gender Studies at Queen's University is a signatory to the following statement of solidarity with Palestinian Feminist Collective.
Elaine Power, Department Head - Apr 22, 2021
Gender Studies joins with the Human Rights and Equity Office to stand with Black, Indigenous and racialized peoples in demanding an end to state violence, and the creation of permanent anti-racist structural change in the justice system.
Elaine Power, Department Head - Mar 18, 2021
I am saddened, horrified and enraged by the recent murders of Sarah Everard in the UK and of eight people in Atlanta, seven of whom were women and six of whom were women of Asian descent.
Department of Gender Studies - Jul 30, 2020
We are horrified, angered and saddened by the most recent acts of vandalism at 4D. We appreciate your weariness. We respect your ongoing willingness to stand in truth, integrity, and love against racism, homophobia, transphobia, and all forms of hatred.
Elaine Power, Department Head - Jun 16, 2020
I am writing on behalf of the Department of Gender Studies to support the petition initiated by Sebastian DeLine to change the name of Sir John A. Macdonald Hall to Patricia Monture Hall.
Elaine Power, Department Head - Jun 01, 2020
Events of the past week in the US and Toronto have created more opportunities to reflect on 400 years of colonialism; Black oppression; state violence against Black, Indigenous and radicalized people; and White supremacy in the northern parts of Turtle Island.