The Women's Studies Advisory Group oversees the minor and works to make Women's Studies a vital part of the campus community. The Advisory Group is appointed to three year terms by the Provost.

2011-2012 Advisory Group:

  • Melanie Blood (coordinator of Women’s Studies), English and Music
  • Catherine Adams, History
  • Jenny Katz, Psychology (sabbatical leave spring 2012)
  • Alice Rutkowski, English (sabbatical leave spring 2012)
  • Linda Steet, School of Education (currently on Fulbright leave)
  • Linda Ware, School of Education
  • Lizzy Johnson (WAC representative)
  • Katherine Murphy (VOX representative)
  • Claire Littlefield (Women's Studies minor/concentration representatives)

Dr. Katz (Psychology) and Lindsey Wiltse (2010)Dr. Katz (Psychology) and Lindsey Wiltse (2010)


For questions on the minor program, individual courses, or co-sponsorship of women's studies events please see Melanie Blood in Welles 217A, email


In addition we would like to congratulate our three faculty who have had Fulbrights in the last two years:

Jennifer Rogalsky, Geography

Denise Scott, Sociology

Linda Steet, School of Education

We look forward to the wealth of information and experiences they will have to share with our community.