An interdisciplinary minor, gender studies focuses on gender issues and relations, locating them within a Christian worldview. The minor consists of six courses taken from at least four different departments. No more than one interim is allowed in the minor. The program director is C. Van Dyke (Philosophy). Program advisors include: C. Anderson (Chemistry), C. De Groot (Religion), K. Du Mez (History), Stacey Wieland (Communication Arts and Sciences), R. Groenhout (Philosophy), M. Mulder (Sociology and Social Work), J. Yonker (Psychology).