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  • Dr. Amy Bhatt Featured in Documentary About Immigration

    Assistant Professor in GWST, Dr. Amy Bhatt, has done significant research in immigration history, sociology, and public policy, and now she is featured, along with this work, in a new documentary...
    Posted: October 9, 2015 2:38 PM
  • What Can I Do With A Major in GWST?

    Your parents are going to ask, so tell them!
    You can change the world! Our graduates have gone on to careers in politics, law, public service, social work, teaching, and yes, of course, medicine and scientific research. GWST trains you to...
    Posted: September 17, 2015 8:52 AM
  • Job Opportunity: Work for Gender and Women's Studies!

    Now accepting applications: Program Management Specialist
    Program Management Specialist (Job 034) Gender and Women’s Studies  The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) seeks an individual to provide administrative support to the Gender...
    Posted: July 9, 2015 4:30 PM
  • Dr. Kate Writes About The Wire

    It has been 13 years since The Wire first aired on television, and Baltimore City Paper pulled together writers to reflect on what the show has meant to and for the city. Check out Dr. Kate's...
    Posted: June 10, 2015 1:51 PM
  • 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: Kate Drabinski...
    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