I was recently asked to speak at my grad school alma mater as an alumni panelist for students who would soon graduate. The topic: how do you use your Women and Gender Studies master's degree in your career?
The answer is not one easily articulated without a little thought, especially knowing that the answer will be presented from the sole panelist not working at a nonprofit or in academia, and all to a room full of anxious students on the brink of graduation. Figuring out how to use any degree is really a task of connecting the dots, and it is a task at which I am thankfully practiced at.
Read more »