Social Justice Studies


HWS Welcomes Taylor to Discuss Gender and Work

Taylor CateCate Taylor, an assistant professor of sociology at the University of California at Santa Barbara, will deliver a lecture on campus highlighting issues that arise from gender segregation in the…
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Fisher Center 2018-19 Series: On the Move

Fisher Center 5Celebrating its 20th anniversary throughout the 2018-19 academic year, the Fisher Center for the Study of Gender and Justice will host artists, scholars, authors and activists, including keynote speaker Angela…
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The U.S. Constitution in Everyday Life

Constitution Day 1During the 2018 Constitution Day lecture, Sujata Sidhu Gibson, a lawyer and faculty member at Cornell Law School, will explore the practical implications of the U.S. Constitution as it relates…
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Mosaic NY Names Inaugural Fellow

May_Figueroa_2In late spring of 2017, the Justice Organization of Youth (JOY) reached out to HWS Associate Professor of Theatre and Mosaic NY Artistic Director Heather May for advice and feedback…
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Fisher ’18 Pursues Human Rights Law at George Washington University

jackie fisherJacqueline Fisher ’18 knew she wanted to pursue a career in human rights advocacy after working closely with displaced individuals during a 2017 internship with Catholic Charities. This fall, she…
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Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.