Biography and History

Princeton University's Program in Women's Studies was founded in 1981. The program is interdepartmentally run and offers an area of concentration that supplements the undergraduate or graduate major. Students must complete five courses in women's studies and choose a senior thesis topic that incorporates issues related to women's studies. The program also publishes CRITICAL MATRIX, a journal of women's studies authored by graduate students and printed twice annually.

Source: From the finding aid for AC216

  • Program in Women's Studies Records. 1981-1992 (inclusive).

    Call Number: AC216

    Princeton University's Program in Women's Studies was founded in 1981. The collection consists of articles related to women's issues from the Daily Princetonian and other local publications, as well as clippings on other subjects such as University investments in South Africa.