Look for the start of a UMass Gives campaign on April 27!
Department grads--watch your mail for a postcard from us! Send us your email address if we don't already have it!
Our students make us proud!
We have so many award winners amongst our students and faculty it is hard to keep track of it all! These are the awards we know about so far!
Congrats to these students: Nargis Aslami for winning the Academic/Community Transformation Award; Maria Bastos-Stanek for winning an HFA Achievement Award, William F. Field Alumni Scholar Award, and for being selected as the National Arts Policy Archive and Library Intern at the National Endowment for the Arts; Nicole Brown for winning a William F. Field Alumni Scholar Award; Rebecca Goldstein for winning the WGSS Transfer Student Scholarship Award (and thanks to Alum Julia Becker Collins for establishing this new scholarship!); Madison Kremer for winning an Alumni Association Life Members Internship Award; Gillian Teng for winning TWO Class of 1940 Creative Writing Awards in Fiction and in Poetry.
Kiran Asher has been chosen as a fellow with the Interdisciplinary Studies Institute for 2016-2017....congrats to Kiran!
WGSS is hiring an Associate Director of the Graduate Program/Lecturer. Although the priority deadline has passed, it will stay open until the position is filled. Apply online here.
Feminist Poetics: Legacies of June Jordan
March 25, 2016
If you missed this fabulous event, watch it on Youtube!
Watch Tanisha Ford on Left of Black!
Congratulations to Banu Subramanian for being chosen for the Distinguished Faculty Lectures Series. Great talk!
Check out Miliann Kang's article on Huffington Post!
Congratulations to Tanisha Ford on her newest book, Liberated Threads Black Women, Style, and the Global Politics of Soul.
We have a presence on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and now YouTube (all the little buttons are above). Our hope is to continue adding video, tweeting and posting as things happen.
It's now easier than ever to make a donation to Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies!
Humanities and Fine Arts students, check out the HFA scholarship page!
The flashing pictures are group photos from our end-of-year celebrations through the years. Enjoy!