Take Back the Night!

This April, the WRC and PASA have come together to continue the tradition of UWM’s annual Take Back the Night. Passionate activists and victim/survivors from our campus community come together to stand against sexual violence and end the silence surrounding … Continue Reading »

WGS Vilas Trust Lecture

Women’s & Gender Studies is proud to announce Jennifer Nash, Jean Fox O’Barr Professor of Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies at Duke University, and author of Black Feminism Reimagined After Intersectionality (2018), Gender Love (2017), and The Black Body in … Continue Reading »

Krista Grensavitch Recognized

Congratulations to Krista Grensavitch, Ph.D., and Women’s & Gender Studies’ Lecturer!  She and co-investigator, Rachel Buff, are recipients of the Advancing Research and Creativity (ARC) Award for their work, Documenting Wisconsin’s Black Lives Matter Demonstrations. With this honor, Krista joins … Continue Reading »

Carolyn Eichner Named Finalist

Congratulations to Women’s & Gender Studies’ own Associate Professor Carolyn Eichner! The French translation of her book on women in the Paris Commune, Franchir les barricades: Les femmes dans la Commune de Paris (Editions de la Sorbonne, 2020), is a … Continue Reading »