Spring is Coming!

Believe it or not, spring is just around the corner!  Women’s & Gender Studies is offering some great courses, so check out the Spring 2021 Flyer so you can plan your semester!  Remember to reach out to Melinda Brennan for … Continue Reading »

IPV-SA of Indigenous Women Webinars

Women’s & Gender Studies is proud to co-sponsor webinars presented by MATEC-WI.  Presenters for this even include our own MA student, Katie Klein. ******************** The Intersection of Intimate Partner Violence, Sexual Assault, Trafficking and STI Risk in Indigenous Women: Identifying … Continue Reading »

WGS Alum c nelson Presents

c nelson, who was awarded their MA in Women’s & Gender Studies in Spring of 2020 is participating in the McNair Scholars Program Fall 2020 Virtual Colloquium Series.  They will be presenting on their thesis, “It’s Through Student Activism That … Continue Reading »

Congratulations to Lisa Hager!

Lisa Hager (English and Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies at UWM-Waukesha) is the recipient of the Surridge Prize for best essay in the Victorian Review. Her essay, “A Case for a Trans Studies Turn in Victorian Studies: ‘Female Husbands’ of the Nineteenth Century,” … Continue Reading »

Milwaukee Freedom Fund Links

About the Milwaukee Freedom Fund, Resources, FAQs: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1X9Ovd3ADYse95QlGDWzwhm3oV69vmtBa/view?fbclid=IwAR2wtowX9SJfol8KxT28FLnFFczgMpcLLzUW6uT33ekHGrJ0L36ixkbLzk0 Donate to the Milwaukee Freedom Fund: https://supportwomenshealth.salsalabs.org/mkefreedomfund/index.html Other Black- and Brown-led Milwaukee organizations (list compiled by Milwaukee Freedom Fund on a fundraising site that is no longer active): BLOC: Black Leaders Organizing … Continue Reading »