The office of Gender Equity is committed to supporting, advising and educating Homewood’s campus community on matters related to gender and the achievement of women students.
In an effort to promote gender equity on campus, we provide:
- Educational programming on gender identity, women’s personal and professional achievement, and men and masculinities.
- Information on campus groups and resources supporting women and gender
- Advising on programming, training and events related to gender equity
Our office is located in Suite 108 in the Homewood Apartments at 3003 N. Charles Street; accessible using the south entrance (closest to 30th Street). The office is located down the hall from LGBTQ Life and shares space with the Office of Multicultural Affairs.
Did You Know?
JHU has a minor in Women, Gender and Sexuality. Be sure to check out their website to find out more about the minor and classes you can take.
News & Announcements
Women’s History Month 2017
March is Women’s History Month! Gender Equity is collaborating with campus partners, student organizations, and invited speakers to celebrate the contributions and experiences of women. The month of events kicks off March 1 at the women’s lacrosse game. Highlights of the month include a guided tour of the Guerrilla Girls exhibit at the Baltimore Museum of Art, International […]
Apply for funding to attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders
As America’s premier conference for college women, the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders provides a transformative experience for attendees and prepares them to be the next generation of leaders. Funding to attend this year’s conference is available for three students courtesy of the Office of the Dean of Student Life. Apply today!
White House rep. talks gender biases in STEM
Jo Handelsman, associate director for science at the White House’s Office of Science and Technology, spoke in Mason Hall on Tuesday about pervasive unconscious biases against employing women and minorities in the STEM fields. Handelsman advises U.S. President Barack Obama on how science can inform policy. Additionally, she is an experienced researcher and proponent of […]