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  • Congrats to GWST student Alexandra Mills, Fulbright finalist

    Gender + Women's Studies is proud to annouce that graduating senior Alexandra Mills has been selected as a finalist for the Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in Malaysia. Please join us...
    Posted: January 28, 2013 11:42 AM
  • Studies in Feminist Activism

    GWST 200 is BreakingGround
    Gender + Women's Studies is in the news! Studies in Feminist Activism—Kate Drabinski’s GWST 200 focuses on the history and present of feminist activist movements. Students will produce digital...
    Posted: January 25, 2013 3:11 PM
  • Dr. Amy Bhatt publishes new book: Roots and Reflections

    Available in January 2013
    Amy Bhatt, assistant professor of gender and women’s studies, is the co-author of Roots and Reflections: South Asians Map the Pacific Northwest, which will be released by the University of...
    Posted: December 10, 2012 5:05 PM
  • GWST Dr Kate presented at NWSA Feminism Unbound conference

    Feminist blogger Tracy L Hawkins shouts out
    "NWSA Annual Conference: fascinating topics and challenging interactions November 17, 2012 by tracylhawkins  Last weekend I got to attend the National Women’s Studies Association annual...
    Posted: November 28, 2012 2:29 PM
  • GWST Major is BreakingGround!

    Maureen explains how voting honors her family
    Voting to Honor My Family Maureen Evans Arthurs ’13, Gender and Women’s Studies, was recently selected as one of just 10 U.S. college students to serve on the 2012–13 National Student...
    Posted: November 7, 2012 4:56 PM
  • GWST Affiliate Faculty to lead UMBC Dresher Center

    Important leadership changes announced
    As previously announced to the campus, Professor Rebecca Boehling, the Director of the Dresher Center, will become Director of the International Tracing Service in Bad Arolsen, Germany, in...
    Posted: October 15, 2012 11:53 AM
  • 2012 GWST Student Awards

    The Gender and Women's Studies Coordinating Committee chose six outstanding graduating seniors to receive annual awards from the program. The awards were presented by Dr. Carole McCann, Program...
    Posted: September 18, 2012 10:57 AM
  • GWST Faculty is BreakingGround!

    What Dr. Kate Drabinski saw riding her bike around today
    "Kate Drabinski is a lecturer in Gender and Women’s Studies and director of the WILL Program at UMBC. One of my biggest frustrations as a student was writing papers that would be read only by...
    Posted: September 5, 2012 1:40 PM
  • GWST Student serves as delegate at DNC

    Caitlyn Leiter-Mason reports on her experience
    "UMBC’s Caitlyn Leiter-Mason ’14, GWST and political science, and Mitch Case ’11, MCS, are in Charlotte this week serving as delegates to the Democratic National Convention, reports Patch....
    Posted: September 5, 2012 1:24 PM
  • 1st Annual GWST COMM Puppy Picnic

    The Gender and Women's Studies Program at UMBC is proud to announce that the 1st annual Puppy Picnic was a huge success! In an effort to offer students at UMBC a reprieve from the stress of the...
    Posted: May 7, 2012 5:45 PM