GWS Faculty Spotlight on Toby Beauchamp
Spotlight on GWS Alumni Sarah Alò
Writer, actor and producer Sarah Alò (2012) creates a feminist dystopia that's also a comedy! Read more about Sarah and watch her micro-series here.
Mimi Nguyen Faculty Spotlight
Professor Mimi Nguyen is interim chair of Gender and Women's Studies this year. Learn more about her here!
Karen Flynn Faculty Spotlight
Read more about Professor Flynn here and watch a video about her research.
Spotlight on GWS 378: Fairy Tales and Gender Formation for Summer 1
Spotlight on GWS 202, Sexualities, for Spring 2017
Spotlight on Meghan Donaghue, GWS Undergraduate Representative
GWS Grad Student Representative Megan Gargiulo
"My GWS classes have always felt like active, inclusive, and respectful arenas for debate, and have helped me to learn about and critique my own worldview and privilege."
GWS Spotlight on Gabriela Hinner, GWS Major
Gabriela Hinner is completing two bachelor's degrees and applying to medical schools. Her advice to GWS students: Take time to celebrate your accomplishments!
GWS Spotlight on Bonnie Washick, Postdoctoral Associate
"I am excited to be teaching a graduate course titled "Theories of Citizenship" in Gender & Women's Studies at UIUC this fall."
- IPRH Prize awarded to Shelby Strong
A graduate student in East Asian Languages & Cultures, Shelby Strong wrote the prize-winning paper for Professor Beauchamp's course on Transgender Studies.
- Professor Brown receives a Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship
- Professor Ruth Nicole Brown is one of seven recipients of the Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship for her project, Black Girl Genius Week. The fellowship is designed to celebrate and empower humanities faculty who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation, and awards a grant of $50,000.
- Art Now features GWS Chair Mimi Nguyen
Professor Nguyen talks about art, punk, and politics.