LGBT Studies


HWS Announces Critical Sexuality and Queer Studies Program

QPoC House1Hobart and William Smith Colleges and the New York State Department of Education have approved the renaming of the LGBT Studies Program as the Critical Sexuality and Queer Studies Program,…
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Fisher Center 2020-2021: What's in a Name?

Fisher-Center-2020-21-du2Throughout the 2020-2021 academic year, the Fisher Center for the Study of Gender and Justice invites faculty, students, staff and visiting speakers to interrogate language as they explore the theme,…
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Martin-Baron Edits Book on Queer Motherhood

Martin-Baron Sherri  Portrait, KColton, Writing and Rhetoric, Book, Smith HallWith her first book, Visiting Instructor of Writing and Rhetoric Sherri Martin-Baron and her coeditors explore the complex, multifaceted, and legally and culturally variable realities of queer parenthood. In What's…
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Csaposs '09 Takes on New Role in Nairobi

Csaposs-Brendan-1Brendan Csaposs '09 is no stranger to packing his bags and heading out to try something new. After earning his degree in music and lesbian, gay and bisexual studies, he's…
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Beyrer '81 on Confronting AIDS in the New Decade

For his life-saving work advancing public health and human rights - particularly the prevention of HIV/AIDS, Dr. Christopher C. Beyrer '81 was bestowed the Hobart College Alumni Association's highest honor on Dec. 18 in Washington, D.C.In a December interview, internationally renowned epidemiologist Dr. Christopher C. Beyrer '81 discussed healthcare, human rights and the primary challenges facing the HIV community ahead of AIDS 2020, the International…
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