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  • Dr. Kate on "Re-Development and the uprisings"

    Read the contributions of several UMBC scholars
    "Baltimore riots: the fire this time and the fire last time and the time between" From The Conversation. Full article available...
    Posted: May 1, 2015 1:24 PM
  • 2015 GWST Student Awards

    Join us in congratulating these outstanding students!
    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. Kate Drabinski, GWST Senior...
    Posted: May 1, 2015 11:47 AM
  • Dr. Bhatt discusses "safety" in Baltimore

    Read her interview in The Huffington Post
    Excerpt from "Keeping 'Us' Safe in Baltimore" as posted in The Huffington Post blog. The full article can be found...
    Posted: April 30, 2015 4:40 PM
  • Dr. Kate on activism, bicycling, and the Baltimore uprising

    Read her interview in Bicycling Magazine
    "Baltimore Cyclist Catches Riots In Action" From Bicycling Magazine, full article available here: http://www.bicycling.com/culture/news/baltimore-cyclist-catches-riots-action...
    Posted: April 30, 2015 10:01 AM
  • 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