Recent Women's and Gender graduate certificate student placements:

Dean Allbritton (2011, PhD, Hispanic Languages and Literature):  Assistant Professor, Colby College, Maine

Danny Barreto (2006, PhD, Hispanic Languages and Literature): Visiting Assistant Professor in the Hispanic Studies Department, Vassar College

Lysane Fauvel (2009, PhD, Philosophy): Assistant Professor of Religion and Philosophy, Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas

Ana Fernandez (2010, PhD, Hispanic Languages and Literature): Lectureship at Duke University

Anita Halasz (2009, free-standing WaGS graduate certificate) completed an MA in Disability Studies at CUNY in 2011

Shannan Hayes (2012, MA, Philosophy and Art and MFA in Sculpture): completing a PhD in Literature at Duke University

Shannon Lundeen (2004, PhD, Philosophy) is Associate Director of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies and the Alice Paul Center, University of Pennsylvania

Lisa Rosenthal (2010, PhD, Psychology):  Post-doctoral fellowship, Yale University

Neica Michelle Shepherd (2010, PhD, Hispanic Languages and Literature): Assistant Professor of Spanish at Vanderbilt University

Tamara Slankard (2005): professor of English at Suffolk County Community College


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CAT Colloquium Series

Graduate Student Colloquium

 26 March 2014 

Co-Sponsored Events

Marvels & Monsters: A Symposium on Asian Images in Comics and Graphic Narratives

23 April 2014

 Q/F/T Inaugural Lecture, Heather Love " Queer Method and the Postwar History of Sexuality Studies"

23 April 2014 


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Brooke Belisle, a 2013 New Faculty Fellow of the American Council of Learned Societies will join the department next year. "Click here for more information"

New MA/PhD in Women's and Gender Studies

The Department is pleased to announce that the new MA/PhD program in Women's and Gender Studies has received official certification.  "Click here for more information"


Raiford Guins new book "Game After" will be published in February 2014 with MIT Press.

Victoria Hesford's new book "Feeling Women's Liberation" was published with Duke University Press in June.


Kudos Newsletter 

February 2014

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