The Center for Social Justice is an initiative of the Women's and Gender Studies Program to promote gender justice, equality, and human rights through local and global engagement.

Coming Up...

On Thursday, October 12, 2017, the Women's and Gender Studies Center for Social Justice will hold a lecture as part of the new Gender and Justice Speaker Series. Dr. Deonnie Moodie, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, will speak on:

"Fighting for Respect, Struggling for Life: Negotiating the Urban in India"

The lecture will take place from 11:30am-12:30pm in the Oklahoma Memorial Union, Heritage Room. 


For more information about this event, or for accommodations on the basis of disability, contact Megan Smith at 405-325-5787.

What is Social Justice?

 Social justice generally refers to the idea of creating a society or institution that is based on the principles of equality and solidarity, that understands and values human rights, and that recognizes the dignity of every human being.