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UW Awards of Excellence
The University of Washington has announced this year’s Awards of Excellence recipients, several come from the College of Arts & Sciences. Featured on UW Today 
Associate Professor Sasha Su-Ling Welland offers a one-credit microseminar during Winter Quater 2016 in conjunction with Ethnographic Aesthetics: Image, Sound, Word a speaker series organized by Prof. Welland through the Simpson Center for the Humantities. Renato Rosaldo: The Day of Shelly's Death on Thursday, January 14, 2016 from 4:00-5:30 p.m. in the Communications Building, room 120
GWSS Grad Student Sean Jarvis receiving Doman Award
Graduate student Sean Jarvis received the 2015 Doman Award for Excellence in Teaching at the 45th Anniversary Celebration of the Department of Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies. The award is granted to a University of Washington Teaching Assistant whose teaching in Feminist/Gender/Sexuality Studies represents the highest standard.
GWSS 45th Anniversary Celebration
UW Women Studies Department Marks 45th Anniversary UW Today Article by Deborah Bach
Please join us for a panel/conversation celebrating the publication of WSQ's Fall 2015 Special Issue on "The 1970s," edited by Shelly Eversley and Michelle Habell-Pallán. Featuring authors, contributors, and discussants Monica De La Torre, Angelica Macklin, Rosa Ramon, Sheila Jackson, Cricket Keating, Juliette Olivos, and Yesenia Hunter (Mellon Mays Fellow).  When: Oct. 12 @ 3:30-5pm Where: Simpson Center Conference room, Communications Building, Room 202. 
Akanksha Misra
Akanksha Misra was awarded the Sakip Sabanci International Research Award for 2014. This award comes from Sabanci University in Istanbul and is awarded to 3 essays on a theme. The theme for this year was Gender Equality in Turkey. “Beyond Numbers: Rethinking Girls’ Education, Empowerment, and Gender Equality in Turkey," is the title of Akanksha's winning essay. Congratulations from everyone in the Department of Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies!
Amanda Swarr
On February 26, 2014, Amanda Swarr, Associate Professor in Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies, will speak with Ross Reynolds on "The Record" at 12:10 p.m. on KUOW (94.9). Listen to the interview.
Rosa-Linda Fregoso
Stice Lecture Series Sponsored by UW Department of Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies and the Stice Foundation Rosa-Linda Fregoso, Stice Feminist Scholar of Justice, February 2014
FEBRUARY 5, 2014 - 1:30-3:00 p.m.ALLEN AUDITORIUM  (Allen Library, ground floor, north wing, room 181L)
Martha Gonzalez
The Graduate School profiles Martha Gonzalez, Ph.D. candidate in Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies and Grammy Award winner.  Read the story at The Graduate School.