Women's Studies


Vote for National Women’s Hall of Fame

Women's Hall of Fame 1Professor of Women’s Studies and President of the National Women’s Hall of Fame Betty Bayer is getting out the vote for the Partners in Preservation nationwide voting campaign. The public may…
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Community-Based Learning Faculty Fellows Retreat

CBL 1 copyThe Colleges’ Center for Civic Engagement and Service Learning (CCESL), along with the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), recently launched the “Community Engaged Faculty Fellows Program” for faculty interested…
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White Examines LGBT Issues, Migration, Mobility and the Abolition of Borders

Melissa White GreeceIn July, Assistant Professor of LGBT Studies Melissa Autumn White and her colleagues in the new collaborative network, Feminist Researchers Against Borders, hosted the first FRAB Summer School “Taster.” Held…
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Henking on Leadership, Public Advocacy in Higher Ed

Susan Henking, portrait, formal, casual, Religious StidiesIn an October Inside Higher Ed opinion piece, Susan Henking, professor emerita of religious studies at HWS and president emerita of Shimer College, reflects on the duty of college and…
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HWS Welcomes Taylor to Discuss Gender and Work

Taylor CateCate Taylor, an assistant professor of sociology at the University of California at Santa Barbara, delivered a lecture on campus highlighting issues that arise from gender segregation in the workplace. On…
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