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Annual Deadline for Graduate Applications December 15th

Be sure to read all pages of the "Graduate Program Application" section on our website!

Thu, Dec 1, 2011

Photo by Jana Birchum

Conspire Theatre: The Uses of Joy

Congratulations to our community partner for their feature in the Austin Chronicle!

Mon, Nov 7, 2011

When Conspire Theatre helps incarcerated women, it's all in the game. By Katherine Catmull.

Join the Women's & Gender Studies Portfolio Program!

Are you interested in Women's and Gender Studies? Did you know you could incorporate it into your graduate studies even if you belong to another department? Follow the link for more information.

Mon, Nov 7, 2011

Course requirements include 3 to 4 courses in WGS at the graduate level.

WGS Advising Appointments

Follow the link to reserve your time slot.

Mon, Oct 10, 2011

We are offering advising sessions October 13th-October 28th. Registration opens October 24th. Read more...

Women's Human Rights: Garza's Performing Justice Project

a short video from the summer

Thu, Sep 8, 2011

Faculty Applications for Women, Gender, & Human Rights Signature Course-Development Funding Due September 6

Course development funding application is available online. Click on the headline for a link to the PDF.

Thu, Jul 28, 2011

What can you do with a WGS degree?

Here's a list of some of the professional and academic paths our graduated students have taken!

Mon, Jul 4, 2011

Click on the headline and take a look at the many things you can do with a BA or MA in Women's and Gender Studies.

Rethinking Power & Resistance: Gender & Human Rights from Texas to the Global

Call for Seed Money Applications:

Rethinking Power & Resistance: Gender & Human Rights from Texas to the Global

Mon, Jun 27, 2011

Logo design by Sabrina Vera.

Women's Human Rights: Garza's Performing Justice Project

Created and Performed by Garza High School Women's Studies Students

Wed, Jun 22, 2011

Academic News

Support CWGS with your Extra Curricular Activities

Mon, May 23, 2011

As we prepare for the new academic year, we would like to remind undergraduate and graduate students that there are plenty of opportunities to get involved with the Center for Women's and Gender Studies. Click on the headline to read more!

Study announcement

Factors Affecting Sexual Function and Sexual Satisfaction among Females with or without Rectal Cancer or Gynecological Cancer

Tue, May 3, 2011

Deadline Extended for Applications to the Inspire Program - May 16!

Empowering Texas Women Leaders

Fri, Apr 22, 2011

Summer 2011 - WGS f301: Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies Transnational Activism & Women's Human Rights

Sign up for an enjoyable summer course full of essays, film, fiction, and transnational feminism! (PLUS it's a core course for the WGS major.)

Tue, Apr 19, 2011

Registration News: "I need help adding a class!"

Read important registration information and learn about priority registration for WGS BA, MA, and Portfolio students.

Mon, Apr 18, 2011

Classes will be restricted during early registration to WGS undergraduate, graduate, and Portfolio students only. Read more about registration under the "Academics" section of our website.

Ellen C. Temple

The Texas Women’s History Project and the Liz Carpenter Award

Ellen C. Temple delivered the following presentation at the March 3, 2011, Women in Texas History Luncheon, held during the annual meeting of the Texas State Historical Association.

Sun, Apr 17, 2011

UGS303: Gender Development, Media, & Human Rights

Sign up & share the word: there's a new women's human rights Signature Course this fall!

Thu, Apr 14, 2011

Promotion and Tenure Panel


Tue, Apr 5, 2011

WE'VE MOVED! Center for Women's & Gender Studies moves offices into Dorothy L. Gebauer Building

CWGS moves into the Liberal Arts Building (GEB 4.200), closer to UT Tower.

Fri, Mar 25, 2011

Intersections Journal

Women's and Gender Studies in Review across Disciplines

Fri, Mar 25, 2011

INSPIRE Applications Available

2011-2012 Applications Now Available

Fri, Mar 25, 2011

March is Women's History Month

The Ruthe Winegarten Foundation for Texas Women's History is partnering with KUT public radio in Austin to present a daily "moment" in Texas women's history

Tue, Mar 22, 2011

J.K. Barret

J.K. Barret wins Solmsen Fellowship at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

CWGS Faculty Development Program Fellow

Fri, Mar 11, 2011

Celebrate International Women's Day with Oxfam!

March 8th, 2011, is the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day (IWD).

Wed, Mar 2, 2011

Gilbert Teaching Award


Mon, Feb 14, 2011

Annual WGS Awards

Now Available

Tue, Feb 8, 2011

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