Prism club

PRISM is a student-led, faculty-supported organization whose mission is to unify LGBTQ plus and Straight interests with the goal of educating, advocating, and supporting Columbia State students and celebrating progressive diversity.

Podcast Recordings

In this podcast, we explored Queer culture on college campus through the lens of a student, faculty and student allies. We cannot ignore the sacrifice of those that have come before us in history. What are doing right and what can we do better?

  • Thomas Moore-Faculty: Lead for Sociology
  • Demarcus Jackson-Faculty: Associate Professor of Psychology
  • Rhonda Williams-Admissions
  • Dr. Lacey Benns-Faculty: Professor of Communication; Coordinator of Communication Studies; Director of International Education
  • Radha Peacock-Student: Graduate
  • Andrew Wright- Asst. Vice President: Faculty/Curriculum/Programs

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Fall 2022 Courses of Interest

WMST 2181 Women’s Studies

This course presents historical, anthropological, aesthetic, political, and cultural examinations of various topics and issues of gender and identity and the roles, contributions, and achievements of women in the history of world society. Topics change each semester. (NT)

Women, Gender and Social Injustice in the 21st Century.

Subtopics to include:

  • The “Me Too” movement
  • Human Trafficking
  • Sex Work
  • Breonna Taylor, Sandra Bland, etc
  • Reproductive Rights
  • Violence in the Trans Community
  • The Glass Ceiling
  • The Changing Look of Family

Instructor: Sharon “Doc” Grigsby 
Monday 2:30-3:20 pm
Zoom CRN # 82571