L&S Focus: Alumna Meg MetCalf

This July’s issue of In Focus contains an article by Sarah Vickery featuring alumna Meg Metcalf, who has landed a dream job working for the Library of Congress as a reference librarian and the Library’s Women’s, Gender, and LGBTQ+ Studies Specialist and Recommending Officer. … Continue Reading »

WGS Scholarship Announcement

Women’s & Gender Studies announces our annual call for scholarship applications. Applications are now being accepted for the WGS Scholarship and Florence L. Healy Scholarship in Women’s & Gender Studies. The deadline is April 28, 2017.… Continue Reading »

Creating The Supper Club

Krista Grensavitch’s students collaborated to create The Supper Club, a local reinterpretation of Judy Chicago’s The Dinner Party. First exhibited in 1979, The Dinner Party seeks to address the repeated erasure of women’s achievements from the historical and cultural record. See the video.Continue Reading »

UWM Academic Staff Outstanding Teaching Award

Outstanding Teaching Award: Casey O’Brien
Casey O’Brien in a senior lecturer in Women’s & Gender Studies, and has taught many of the core courses in Women’s & Gender Studies since joining UWM in 2008. She has become an invaluable member of the department, according to Andrea C. Westlund, associate professor of philosophy and Women’s & Gender Studies chair.… Continue Reading »