Resources for:


    Women's and Gender Studies

    Department Resources

    Contact Information

    Katherine Fellows
    Academic Department Associate
    Phone: (262) 472-1042
    Location: Laurentide 4233

    Ellie Schemenauer
    Associate Professor
    Phone: (262) 472-2872
    Location: Laurentide 4237


    Women's and Gender Studies students are strongly encouraged to make internships part of their regular course work. Students may be involved with internships part time during the school year or during the summer. Among the organizations that have accepted women's studies interns are:

    • National Organization for Women
    • Women and Poverty Initiative
    • Planned Parenthood
    • People Against Domestic Abuse
    • Equal Employment Opportunities Commission
    • YWCA Alternatives of Janesville
    • Beloit Domestic Violence Center
    • Big Brothers/Sisters Program
    • APFV (Association for the Prevention of Family Violence, Inc.)
    • Boys and Girls clubs of Janesville
    • United Community Center (UCC)
    • Watertown Memorial Hospital
    • World Financial Group
    • Head Start / Early Head Start
    • YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee
    • Elks / Easter Seals Respite Camp
    • Easter Seals Wisconsin


    College of Letters & Sciences
    Laurentide Hall 4100
    University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    800 W. Main Street
    Whitewater, WI 53190-1790


    Office of the Dean
    Phone: (262) 472-1621

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