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Feb 15

In and Out of Syria: A Conference on the War and the Refugee Crisis

  9:00 AM
  Julius Glickman Conference Center CLA, Room 1.302B

Feb 19

A Conversation with Nao Bustamante and La Chica Boom

  2:00 PM
  GWB 2.206, Gordon-White Building


The mission of the Center for Women’s & Gender Studies at The University of Texas at Austin is to create committed communities that address the challenges faced in the areas of gender, sexuality, diversity, and equity.
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NEWLT Aims to Increase the Number of Women in Texas Politics
Applications are now being accepted for NEW LeadershipTM Texas to be held on campus June 2-7. CWGS encourages women of color, nontraditional college women, and students majoring in fields outside political science to apply. Application deadline: April 1st. Click here for the 2016 application.

For more information, contact NEWLT Program Director Nancy Ewert:

Student Advising

LGBTQ/Sexualities Studies

Gender Matters Newsletter 2014-2015

Dr. Susan Sage Heinzelman

Director of the Center for Women's & Gender Studies

Dr. Susan Sage Heinzelman
With faculty from the university’s 18 colleges and schools, CWGS offers an undergraduate degree, an interdisciplinary master’s degree, two dual degree master’s programs with the university's School of Information and Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, and a graduate portfolio program.
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