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  • 50 years later, women's contributions acknowledged

    Today and this past weekend in Washington, DC, people joined the rallies to commemorate the progress that has been made, and highlight those dreams yet to be achieved, since Dr. Martin Luther...
    Posted: August 28, 2013 9:36 AM
  • GWST Student Kelly Martin Broderick makes national headlines

    Turning cyberbullying into an opportunity for activism
    After learning that an anonymous person used her profile picture to create a mean-spirited meme online, Kelly first tried to retrieve her image and stop the spread of the photo online. When those...
    Posted: August 22, 2013 5:20 PM
  • New Departments of Gender + Women's Studies, MCS

    From Scott Casper, Dean of CAHSS and Philip Rous, Provost
    To the UMBC Community: We are pleased to announce the establishment of two new academic departments in UMBC's College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences: the Department of Gender and Women's...
    Posted: August 15, 2013 4:46 PM
  • Dr. Kate Drabinski, GWST, writes cover story for City Paper

    What's so Funny 'bout Peace, Love, and BronyCon?
    What's so Funny 'bout Peace, Love, and BronyCon? Deep inside the perfectly normal world of grown men who love My Little Pony By Kate Drabinski PUBLISHED: AUGUST 7, 2013 Wandering...
    Posted: August 8, 2013 1:54 PM
  • Emek Ergun, GWST + LLC Graduate Student, Wins NWSA Award

    National Women's Studies Association Graduate Scholarship
    The National Women's Studies Association has selected Emek Ergun as their 2013 Graduate Student Scholarship recipient. The award goes to a student who will be engaged in the research or writing...
    Posted: August 8, 2013 1:52 PM
  • Dr. Kate Drabinski, GWST, headlines City Paper Queer Issue

    You May Now Kiss the Brides
    You May Now Kiss the Brides Even as other battles loom, the LGBT community stops to celebrate marriage equality at Pride 2013 By Kate Drabinski PUBLISHED: JUNE 12, 2013 On a warm...
    Posted: June 12, 2013 10:37 AM
  • 2013 GWST Student Awards

    The Gender and Women's Studies Coordinating Committee chose seven outstanding graduating seniors to receive annual awards from the program. The awards were presented by Dr. Carole McCann, Program...
    Posted: May 17, 2013 4:10 PM
  • Steingraber's 1st Public Appearance Following Incarceration

    Join GWST in welcoming her to the Korenman lecture
    Environmental activist  Dr. Sandra Steingraber will be speaking at UMBC on Monday, April 29 at 4 p.m. on the 7th floor of the Albin O. Kuhn Library, at the Gender + Women's Studies Korenman...
    Posted: April 23, 2013 10:20 AM
  • Dr. Amy Bhatt's appearance on Seattle's NPR station KUOW

    Amy Bhatt, assistant professor of gender and women’s studies, was recently a guest on KUOW Seattle’s “Weekday with Steve Scher” program. Bhatt discussed her new book, Roots and Reflections:...
    Posted: April 22, 2013 11:42 AM
  • GWST student Alexandra Mills received a Fulbright award!

    Alexandra Mills was awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student award for the 2013-2014 academic year to Malaysia. The grant is for the English Teaching Assistantship program (ETA), and it is a scholarship...
    Posted: April 11, 2013 10:34 AM