Department Events

Cherrie Moraga

Cherríe Moraga is this year’s Jeannette K. Watson Distinguished Visiting Professor in the Humanities, co-organized by Professor Pedro DiPietro and Professor Chandra Talpade Mohanty of the WGS Department. Read article here.

Student News

Feature on WGS CAS Student, Sheila Ragunathan 

To get a broader view of U.S. antiracist feminist scholarship and its connection to neocolonial power structure, Ragunathan is pursuing a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Women’s and Gender Studies. A graduate student in sociology at Goethe University, she will return to Germany in January.

Read More at: SU News

Faculty News

Gwendolyn Pough Receives Excellence in Graduate Education Faculty Recognition Award 

The Excellence in Graduate Education Faculty Recognition Award honors faculty whose advocacy on behalf of graduate students and commitment to superior graduate teaching and mentoring ... (read more)

Graduate News

Two alumni of the Department of Women’s & Gender Studies (WGS) will return to campus to share their professional experiences. 

Brittany Brathwaite ’13, co-founder and chief innovation officer of the social start-up KIMBRITIVE, and Erin Carhart ’14, manager of youth organizing at the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, will headline a panel discussion titled “WGS Futures” on Thursday, Oct. 20, from 7-9 p.m. in 319 Sims Hall.

Read full article here.