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Check out this co-authored article by our WGSS PhD candidate, Stephanie Bonvissuto: " On Walls and Bridges: Divisions and Bonds in the Polish Trans Community " written along with Anna Klonkowska. 
WGSS Professor Mary Jo Bona was recognized as a 2021 Online Teaching Ambassador. Dr. Bona was nominated by her Stony Brook campus as an "exemplary online educator, who is both enthusiastic and effective in online teaching, and who can be a positive and strong advocate for online teaching in our SUNY community." Congratulations, Mary Jo! 
Congratulations to WGSS doctoral student, Hafza Girdap, on her forthcoming edited collection of first-person accounts of survivors of human rights violations in Turkey. Preview and pre-order " The Baby in the Bag" available Feb. 7th. 
Read Jennifer Itzkin's (BA '20)  interview with the College of Arts & Sciences on her experiences as an undergradaute in our department. Check out our  Twitter post! #WGSSGraduation2020.
Congratulations to our very own WGSS doctoral candidate, Val Moyer, who has received a research grant from Surveillance Studies Network  (SSN) for her work on "Hormonal Surveillance in Women's Athletics."  
Check out our WGSS Fall 2020 Newsletter!  
Brooklogue is here! is a new  Undergraduate Journal for Humanities & Social Sciences for SB  students of all majors. Founded by our very own WST BA, Sophia Garbarino.  Check out the Upcoming Submissions Contest Deadline is Nov. 30th! 
We are thrilled to announce that our very own doctoral candidate, Yalda Hamidi, has accepted the position of Assistant Professor of Gender & Women's Studies at Minnesota State University Mankato.  Check out her faculty bio Congratulations,  Yalda!  We are so proud!
WGSS professor, Mary Jo Bona, is the 2020 recipient of the  Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service - a great, big congratulations to MJ
Congrats to WGSS  PhD student Hafza Girdap
on her recent publication: "Human Rights, Conflicts, and Dislocation: The Case of Turkey in a Global Spectrum"  in the American Journal of Qualitative Research.


The department offers a Bachelor of Arts, Minor, and Combined Undergraduate Degree with a Master in Public Health (MPH).
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in the Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality   Studies at SBU
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The department offers a PhD and MA in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, as well as a Graduate Certificate.
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