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October 29, 2021
Paused last year in response to COVID-19, admissions for the PhD in Feminist Studies has reopened for the 2022 academic school year. The deadline for submissions is December 1st, 2021. Applications are being accepted now through the Graduate School. Interested applicants should review GWSS's admission requirements and are strongly encouraged to submit their materials as early as possible.  
October 21, 2021
National Women's Studies Association Annual Conference 2021 We are Family: Feminist Community Formations Across Borders and Experience                                   Sept. 17-18, 2021: Where do we stand? Speaking Global South in U.S. academia This... Read more
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October 19, 2021
In their new book, Queer Nightlife, Dr. Adeyemi (UW Assistant Professor of GWSS), Dr. Khubchandani, and Dr. Rivera-Servera present a collection of essays and interviews by 25 leading scholars and artists to continue the discussion around "access to pleasure and selfhood within conditions of colonization, violence, and negation," a conversation that gained new traction after the mass shooting in 2016 at Orlando's gay nightclub, Pulse.   ... Read more
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July 15, 2021
University of Washington Provost Mark A. Richards today announced Dianne Harris will become dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, beginning Sept. 1. Featured on UW News 
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June 30, 2021
In Spring 2021 GWSS 390 ART, MUSIC,& FEMINIST RESILIENCE IN THE BORDERLANDS student teams produced five new episodes of "The Ofrenda Podcast." Produced in partnership with KRVU 105.5 FM radio and Highline Heritage Museum's series "Our Voices: Social Justice in Times of Covid-19."  KVRU radio will broadcast the episodes throughout summer. GWSS students learned how to both create interview content and technical digital audio production skills! GWSS own PhD almna Grammy winning professor... Read more
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June 15, 2021
For more than 50 years, the UW Awards of Excellence have celebrated outstanding faculty, staff, students and alumni whose achievements exemplify the University’s mission. This year, 20 people were honored with the new Together We Will award, which celebrates outstanding staff contributions made during the challenges of 2020. Featured on University of Washington 
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June 15, 2021
The 2021 Husky 100, a group of 100 students making the most of their time at the UW, have been announced. Featured on University of Washington