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  • Congratulations to Dr. Emerald Christopher-Byrd!

    Emerald is a grad student in LLC and a GWST faculty member
    The Department of Gender and Women's Studies is proud to announce that Emerald Christopher-Byrd successfully defended her dissertation entitled "The Love and Marriage Playbook: Contemporary...
    Posted: April 17, 2015 2:58 PM
  • Congratulations to Dr. Emek Ergun!

    Dr. Ergun is a grad student in LLC and a GWST faculty member
    The Department of Gender and Women's Studies is proud to announce that Emek Ergun successfully defended her dissertation entitled "Doing Feminist Translation as Local and Transnational Activism:...
    Posted: April 17, 2015 2:50 PM
  • Dr. Amy Bhatt in the Wall Street Journal

    "When Indians Renounce Their Citizenship: An Expat Explains"
    An article published March 20 in the Wall Street Journal’s “Expat” blog looked at the recent growth in numbers of Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) cards, which grant people of Indian origin who...
    Posted: April 2, 2015 4:58 PM
  • Dr. McCann on Innovative Curriculum & Pedagogy Strategy

    Learn more about her important role in strategic planning
    The primary goal of the Innovative Curriculum and Pedagogy strategy group is to develop strategies and goals that will enable UMBC to continue its leadership in innovative curricula and academic...
    Posted: April 2, 2015 4:51 PM
  • Words of Wisdom with Dr. Kate

    "Come talk to us!"
    UMBC professors are dedicated and smart, and as much as they love their work, they love working with UMBC students. The lessons they teach go far beyond the classroom. Their wisdom and advice can...
    Posted: April 2, 2015 4:44 PM
  • Fifty Years of the Immigration and Nationality Act

    Reflections from Dr. Amy Bhatt and co-author Dr Nalini Iyer
    "This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 (also referred to as the Hart-Cellar Act). This landmark legislation was signed by President Lyndon B. Johnson...
    Posted: January 8, 2015 10:31 AM
  • Forgotten Baltimore Stories on Marc Steiner Show

    Told by students in "Place and Public History in Baltimore"
    Dr. Kate Drabinski (Senior Lecturer, Gender and Women's Studies) and Dr. Nicole King (Associate Professor, American Studies) co-taught "Place and Public History in Baltimore" a Humanities Scholars...
    Posted: January 8, 2015 10:19 AM
  • Dr. Kate Drabinski on Marc Steiner Show

    Discusses male entitlement, misogyny, violence against women
    In response to the tragic shootings in Santa Barbara, California,  WEAA’s The Marc Steiner Show  hosted a segment discussing issues of male entitlement, misogyny and violence against...
    Posted: June 2, 2014 12:02 PM
  • 2014 GWST Student Awards

    The Gender and Women's Studies Department chose six outstanding graduating seniors to receive annual awards from the department. The awards were presented by Dr. Carole McCann, GWST Professor and...
    Posted: May 16, 2014 3:34 PM
  • GWST affiliate faculty, Dr. Rebecca Adelman, publishes book

    Beyond the Checkpoint
    Rebecca Adelman, assistant professor in the Department of Media and Communication Studies and affiliate assistant professor in the Department of Gender + Women's Studies, has published a new book,...
    Posted: May 16, 2014 3:06 PM