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  • 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
  • Congratulations, Featured Graduates!

    Gender and Women's Studies is excited to share this story of just one of our students making good as they head out into the world. Check out this feature on Emily Eaglin, who served as the...
    Posted: May 16, 2017 8:59 AM
  • Summer Course Spotlight: Gender & Sitcoms

    Still deciding on summer classes? Worried you can't fit in a whole class, what with all that work, travel, and pool time? Rest easy--check out GWST 323: Gender & Sitcoms! This course is a...
    Posted: May 3, 2017 12:30 PM
  • Dr. Shomali Wins Lavender Faculty Ally of the Year Award

    We're tickled purple!
    Gender and Women's Studies was thrilled to take part in last night's Lavender Celebration, UMBC's yearly event honoring LGBTQIA students, faculty, and staff. We were even more excited to hear that...
    Posted: May 3, 2017 12:11 PM
  • Check out summer's Discover Baltimore program with Dr. Kate!

    Still deciding on summer classes? Thinking about AMST/GWST 310 or another course that meets in the new classroom in the Lion Building downtown? Learn more about these courses and what you can...
    Posted: May 2, 2017 2:09 PM
  • GWST Students In the News!

    Check out these recent contributions by Gender and Women's Studies majors! Our students rock! Marie Pessagno '17, social work and gender and women's studies, talks about the challenges...
    Posted: May 2, 2017 9:12 AM
  • Dr. Amy Bhatt Featured in Immigration Documentary

    Assistant Professor Dr. Amy Bhatt's research is featured in a new documentary about immigration in the Pacific Northwest, which aired on KCST Seattle. Check it out to learn about the history of...
    Posted: April 19, 2017 11:12 AM
  • GWST Summer Spotlight: Gender, Race, & Media

    Fill that AH or Culture requirement, and have fun doing it!
    Join Dr. Kathryn Kein this summer for a fast paced class in gender, race, and popular culture. Students will learn to critical approaches to understanding media, skills that have never been more...
    Posted: April 14, 2017 12:39 PM