Jey Saung, Ph.C. received the Marie Doman Award for Excellence in Teaching for 2018. The award was presented to Jey by Marie Doman and Professor Cricket Keating at the 2018 GWSS Fall Reception. Jey has taught courses at the University of Washington for the Department of Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies, Comparative History of Ideas (CHID), and English. In fact, Jey received CHID's Collaborative Learning and Interdisciplinary Pedagogy (CLIP) Fellowship for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Women Studies/GWSS 2009 alum, Yecelica Valdivia, received the 2018 GWSS Alumni Award in honor and appreciation of their service to the Seattle community and long-standing commitment to the values of Women Studies at the University of Washington. Yecelica (aka YJV) is Co-Director at the Seattle Young People's Project. Bio:
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Regina Yung Lee and former students of Lee's course GWSS 590: Feminist New Media Studies Aut 2017 have created a collective post titled Digital Object Creation as Scholarly Process: A Collective Blog Post. It is up at the Simpson Center Reimagining the PhD Blog.
From Facebook listing https://www.facebook.com/events/279933172595964/ 2nd Annual Feminista Hip Hop/Futurismo Feminista: Encuentro & Dialogo. Quito, Ecuador. Thurs. August 16, 2018 Encuentro & dialogo con Caye Cayejera, Ana Gabriela Cano “Black Mama”, Jeka Libre, Taki Amaru (rapera en Kichwa) Quito, Ecuador co-sponsored by the Women Who Rock: Making Scenes, Building Communities Collective