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  • We have a new name!

    We're now Gender, Women's, + Sexuality Studies
    Gender and Women's Studies has changed our name! We are now Gender, Women's, + Sexuality Studies! We're still GWST, but we hope you'll join us in celebrating our new name!
    Posted: November 1, 2018 10:55 AM
  • Check out Dr. Bhatt in AsiaGlobal Online!

    Dr. Bhatt wrote about the global effects of high-skilled immigration in AsiaGlobal Online, a journal published by the Asia Global Institute (AGI) at The University of Hong Kong. Read more here:...
    Posted: November 1, 2018 10:50 AM
  • Steven Dashiell won Best Student Paper!

    Steven Dashiell, an adjunct professor in GWST and doctoral candidate in LLC (Dr. Carole McCann, chair), won the Best Student Paper Award in American Culture at the Popular Culture of the South...
    Posted: October 9, 2018 3:57 PM
  • Check out Dr. Bhatt on the Academic Minute!

    Associate Professor Dr. Amy Bhatt was featured on NPR's The Academic Minute this week! Check it out here:...
    Posted: October 9, 2018 3:47 PM
  • Check out Dr. Bhatt's latest piece in The Conversation

    Associate Professor Dr. Amy Bhatt has written a fascinating piece about the colonial legacy of India's anti-sodomy law, just overturned.  Check it out here!...
    Posted: September 13, 2018 9:01 AM
  • Catching up with Charrise Alexander, Class of '06

    GWST spent the summer catching up with alums to ask them: What are you up to since graduation, and how has your work in gender and women's studies shaped your career and life? Check out our...
    Posted: September 4, 2018 12:15 PM
  • Assistant Professor Position Open in GWST

    Latinx/Indigenous Sovereignty, Human Rights, and Violence
    The Gender and Women’s Studies Program at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor to begin in August 2019. The successful...
    Posted: August 8, 2018 12:58 PM
  • GWST Faculty Accomplishments

    We'd like to celebrate our faculty achievements this year
    The Department of Gender and Women’s Studies is proud to celebrate the accomplishments of our faculty over the last academic year – Dr. Amy Bhatt was incredibly active at the National Women’s...
    Posted: May 18, 2018 12:24 PM
  • Three GWST Students Presenting at URCAD this Year!

    Gender and Women’s Studies is excited to announce that three of our students will be presenting at URCAD this year! Our three presenters are listed below and we hope that you’re able to stop by...
    Posted: April 20, 2018 1:13 PM
  • Take a GWST class this summer!

    Fill those GEPs with GWST
    Looking for a class to take this summer? Need upper division credits, or to fill that last Culture, Arts and Humanities, or Social Science credit? Why not do it with a class that will also make a...
    Posted: March 27, 2018 9:22 AM