Department Highlights


Why women must lead the gun debate: Turning personal grief into political activism, Manisha Jha, The Daily, April 23, 2018 (Associate Professor Emeritus Angela Ginorio is quoted throughout the article.)

What is GWSS? An insider's look, Leanna Naji, The Daily, March 7, 2018

The crusade against consent: How one UW graduate hopes to change the way we view consent and sex, Cameron Eldridge, The Daily, February 14, 2018 (Featuring Tomás Narvaja and Nancy Kenney)

Understanding the complexities of the orgasm gap: Culture is screwing women out of the orgasms they want and need, Mira Petrillo, The Daily, February 11, 2018 (Featuring Tomás Narvaja and Nancy Kenney)

#MeToo: A closer look at the most memorable viral campaign of 2017, Cameron Eldridge, The Daily, February 11, 2018 (Featuring Tomás Narvaja and Nancy Kenney)

What's the prognosis? Gender inequalities in the medical field, Rebecca Gross, The Daily, January 12, 2018 (Featuring Nancy Kenney)

Department of Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies Hosts Lecture on Gender VariabilityJoy Geerkens, The Daily, May 26, 2016 (Jack Halberstam Lecture)

Visiting lecture speaks on race and identity in the Caribbean, Johanna Lundahl, The Daily, April 15, 2015 (Shona Jackson, Stice Lecturer)

Circus school offers competiion-free alternative athleticism, Emily Muirhead, The Daily, March 5, 2015 (Featuring Alyssa Hellrung)

UW Graduate School Establishes Certificate Program in Sexuality and Queer Studies, Hayat Norimine, The Daily, July 27, 2011

Former UW's Women Studies Department Adopts a New Identity, Jillian Stampher, The Daily, March 9, 2011

Finding feminism, Rachel Solomon, The Daily, April 24, 2009

Women studies department grants first doctoral degrees, Heather Reese, The Daily, April 26, 2006


Top Grad Students Honored: Martha Gonzalez, Graduate Medalist in the Social Sciences, Nancy Joseph, Perspectives Newsletter, July 2013

A&S Student Wins Grammy Award, Nancy Joseph, Perspectives Newsletter, March 2013


michelle habell-pallÁn awarded barclay simpson prize for scholarship in public, johnathan hiskes, april 27, 2017


Popular Exhibit on Latino Music Debuts as a Book: A Q&A with UW Faculty Authors of 'American Sabor' , Kim Eckart, UW News

Explore India's 'Informal Economies' at Symposium Dec. 1-2Kim Eckart, UW News

UW Women Studies Department Marks 45th Anniversary, by Deborah Bach, UW News, November 6, 2015

South African Gender, Sexuality and Race Topic of Samuel E. Kelly Lecture April 18Erin Rowley, UW News, April 2, 2013

UW Women Studies Department Grants First Doctoral DegreeNancy Wick, UW News, April 13, 2006

Women Studies Comes of Age with First Retirement, Peter Kelley, UW News, April 22, 2004