LGBT Studies Program

Welcome to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Studies Program

The LGBT Studies Program is housed in the Department of Women's Studies, in the College of Arts and Humanities. It currently offers an undergraduate certificate and a minor. The certificate is a 21-credit interdisciplinary course of study comprised of 15 required and 6 elective credits designed to complement any student's major field of study. The minor is a 15-credit interdisciplinary course of study comprised of 12 required and 3 elective credits. All current UMD students are eligible to pursue the certificate or minor; contact the Department of Women's Studies undergraduate advisor to register.


We are located in 2101 Woods Hall,
in The Department of Women's Studies


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Woods Hall


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Are you ready to register for Spring courses? Contact us to make an advising appointment, or to sign up for the minor or certificate in LGBT Studies!

Faculty News: We welcome to campus Alexis Lothian, Assistant Professor in Women's Studies. She is teaching one section of LGBT 200 this fall, and will teach LGBT 488 (the senior seminar) in the Spring.

Lothian

We congratulate Christina Hanhardt, Associate Professor in American Studies and LGBT Studies, on her book, Safe Space: Gay Neighborhood History and the Politics of Violence which is the 2014 Lambda Literary Award Winner in LGBT Studies.

Safe Space
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For other current events on campus check with the LGBT Equity Center, the The One Project, the Multicultural Involvement & Community Advocacy office, the Pride Alliance.