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  • Featured Course: GWST322 Gender, Race, and Media

    Summer 2018, Session 1 TTh 1-4:10pm
    This course critically examines how ideologies of gender and race are produced and disseminated through a range of media genres and forms such as film, television, music, advertising, news, the...
    Posted: March 2, 2018 1:32 PM
  • Catching up with Alum Garrett Wright '01!

    GWST is spending the summer catching up with some of our alumni to see what they're up to and how their course work in GWST continues to shape their work and lives. This time, Garrett Wright '01...
    Posted: August 18, 2017 7:51 AM
  • Catching up with Alumna Anne Sageng

    Anne Sageng was a triple major at UMBC, and now she's putting her skills and knowledge to work at Planned Parenthood in Baltimore. Catch up with another GWST aluma here!
    Posted: August 4, 2017 2:25 PM
  • Catching up with Alum Max Wiggins!

    What is UMBC '14 GWST grad Max Wiggins up to?
    GWST is spending the summer catching up with some of our alums. Max Wiggins '14 is an upper school English teacher at the Park School in Baltimore. We asked them how the GWST major has shaped...
    Posted: July 31, 2017 10:17 AM
  • Catching Up With GWST Alums

    What is UMBC '14 GWST grad Caitlyn Leiter-Mason up to?
    GWST is spending part of the summer catching up with our alumni, and it is inspiring. Our grads are out there in the world doing amazing things, and we are excited to share some of their stories...
    Posted: July 20, 2017 4:12 PM
  • We're Hiring!

    GWST is looking for a new program it YOU?
    Gender + Women's Studies at UMBC in Baltimore has an opening in our administrative staff. Please consider applying. The incumbent will provide administrative support to the Gender and...
    Posted: July 19, 2017 7:59 AM
  • Dr. Carole McCann Starts New Archival Project

    And she needs our help!
    Dr. Carole McCann will work with the staff at Langsdale Library at University of Baltimore on a new project to archive and preserve records from nearly 100 years of Planned Parenthood in Maryland....
    Posted: June 23, 2017 1:04 PM
  • Dr. Carole McCann named the 2017-18 Lipitz Professor

    The GWST Department is delighted to celebrate the appointment of our intrepid chair, Dr. Carole McCann, as the 2017-2018 Lipitz Professorship, in recognition of her research and leadership on...
    Posted: June 12, 2017 8:56 AM
  • Congratulations, Kevin Eliot Jayce!

    We send our hearty congratulations to GWST alum Kevin Eliot Jayce, who just graduated from the Masters of Library and Information Science program at University of Maryland. Kevin's program plan...
    Posted: June 3, 2017 2:45 PM
  • Congratulations to graduate Stephen Lewis!

    Congratulations to GWST major Stephen Lewis who will be attending  Angelo State University (ASU) in San Angelo Texas for graduate work in clinical counseling. He will get to continue developing...
    Posted: May 16, 2017 2:07 PM