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Group attendance of Careers in Academe event in a classroom

Careers in Academe

Tuesday, 11/15/2022, 6:00pm - 7:15pm

As WGSS expands as an academic field, we featured alums who have blazed scholarly paths.

Photo of the attendees of the Elections, Democracy, and Gender event

Elections, Democracy, and Gender

Wednesday, 11/2/2022, 6:00pm - 7:15pm

The WGSS program invited alums Gina Chirillo and Kate Black to share about their roles in political environments.

Group of students taking a photo in Halloween costumes

WGSS Halloween Celebration

Friday, 10/28/2022, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

WGSS students gathered to celebrate Halloween with games and a costume contest!

left to right: Ashwini Tambe (WGSS Director), Sharon Rogers, and Priya Purandare

Careers in Gender and Representation

Thursday, 10/6/2022, 7:30pm - 8:45pm

The WGSS program invited Sharon Rogers and Priya Purandare to share about how the WGSS MA degree prepared them for their current roles.

Flyer with event description of alum event

Academic/PhD Paths: Recent Alum Experiences

Wednesday, 9/28/2022, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

This event was created for our WGSS student community to learn from recent alum about the PhD and other academic paths that they have taken.

book covers and zoom images for Priti Ramamurthy and Vinay Gidwani

The Mark of Caste: An Oral History of a Dalit Migrant

Monday, 4/18/2022, 10:00am - 11:00am

Thanks to all who joined us this Monday to hear from feminist political economist Priti Ramamurthy (U Washington) and geographer Vinay Gidwani (U Minnesota)

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Career Workshop: Life After A WGSS Degree

Friday, 4/15/2022, 10:00am - 7:59pm

Thank you to all who joined our recent WGSS Career Workshop: Life After A WGSS Degree on Friday, April 15th at 10:00AM. We were joined by GW alum Susie Dumond,

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Careers in NonProfits: Advocacy and Direct Services

Tuesday, 4/12/2022, 7:10pm - Wednesday, 4/13/2022, 7:59pm

On April 12 at 7:10 pm, we hosted the first panel of WGSS Career Week titled "Careers in Non-Profits: Advocacy and Direct Services" 

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Decriminalizing Sex Work in DC Campaign

Tuesday, 4/5/2022, 1:10pm - 7:59pm

On April 5 at 11:10 am, we had the "Decriminalizing Sex Work Campaign in DC" zoom event

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Yulee Symposium: Loretta Ross "Radical Reproductive Justice and Calling-In Culture"

Wednesday, 3/30/2022, 5:00pm - 7:59pm

On Wednesday, March 30th from 5:00-7:00 PM, our Yulee Symposium this year featured noted reproductive justice and civil rights activist Loretta Ross.