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Thu, Dec 12, 2013

Sign up for Advising! Registration Occurs October 28th-November 8th.

Read up on registration procedures. Appointments with the undergraduate advisor are available through October 31st!

Sun, Oct 20, 2013

LGBTQ/Sexualities Studies Certificate Approved

Read the Article in the Daily Texan

Wed, Oct 9, 2013

What Is Justice?

Thu, Sep 12, 2013

CWGS 2013 New MA Student Orientation

Photo of the Week!

Wed, Aug 28, 2013

Congratulations to Zoey Lichtenheld, Recipient of an Unrestricted Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Zoey is a WGS double major with Communications (Journalism)

Mon, Jun 10, 2013

2013 NEW Leadership™ Texas participants

Another successful NEW Leadership™ Texas summer institute comes to a close

21 women students from 16 colleges and universities attended

Wed, Jun 5, 2013

Cover of Encyclopedia, V. 2, a literary experiment from Tisa Bryant et al.

May News from Your Librarian:

Congratulations on the end of the semester!

Sat, May 25, 2013

Photo of the Week!

Dr. Mary Braunagel-Brown (center) was awarded the 2013 Contributor of the Year Award at the CWGS Spring Reception on May 6. Left to right: Director Sue Heinzelman, Juan Portillo, Dr. Mary Braunagel-Brown, Ashley Boynton, and Bibha Suvedi

Thu, May 9, 2013

Photo of the Week!

2013 WGS Graduating Class

Thu, Apr 25, 2013

Lisa Le at the front desk in the CWGS offices

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Lisa Le

Wed, Apr 3, 2013

Congratulations to Nancy Baker Jones (CWGS Community Advisory Board member)

Her chapter-bio of Ruthe Winegarten has been published in the UT Press book, Writing the Story of Texas, edited by Patrick Cox and Ken Hendrickson

Wed, Mar 20, 2013

This Week: The 20th Annual Emerging Scholarship in Women’s and Gender Studies Graduate Student Conference

The Feeling Body—Feeling the Body, March 21 & 22, 2013

Mon, Mar 18, 2013

See tentative schedule and registration information for the WGS Graduate Student Conference.

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Inspire Leadership students on a field trip to the food trucks!

Wed, Mar 6, 2013

Undergraduate Women - Apply to NEW Leadership™ Texas today!

Deadline extended until April 3!

Thu, Feb 28, 2013

Jackie Salcedo (Program Coordinator for Academic Affairs at CWGS) and Christine Adame (former Inspire student and NEW Leadership™ Texas staff) sat on a panel at the Inspiring Women Leaders Event

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Maury Sullivan, KLRU's Senior Vice President of Community Engagement, leads a discussion on inspiring women leaders with panelists (L to R) Alma Jackie Salcedo, Graduate Coordinator and Undergraduate Academic Adviser for the Center for Women's & Gender Studies at The University of Texas at Austin; Monica Martinez, Project Specialist for the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders; and Christine Adame, participant in INSPIRE: Empowering Texas Women Leaders program.

Wed, Feb 20, 2013

The Inspire Women's Leadership Program at CWGS is now accepting applications for our 2013 fall cohort.

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Wed, Feb 13, 2013


KLRU, the University of Texas Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, and the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders invite you to a discussion about cultivating leadership. The evening will also feature short video features on local women and girls making a difference in the Austin community and a preview of the PBS series MAKERS: Women Who Make America.

Mon, Feb 11, 2013

Featuring panelists from INSPIRE, NEW Leadership Texas, CWGS, and the Ann Richards School.

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Barbara Jordan Statue Rededication

Thu, Jan 24, 2013

Add/Drops until the 12th Class Day (Jan 30th)

WGS is still adding students to classes. Students must have instructor permission to add. Students may email instructor permission to the WGS Academic Coordinator.

Fri, Jan 18, 2013

2012 NEW Leadership™ Texas participants at the Texas State Capitol

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Apply Now

Thu, Jan 17, 2013

Call for Papers: The Feeling Body—Feeling the Body

20th Annual Emerging Scholarship in Women’s and Gender Studies

Thu, Jan 10, 2013

January 25, 2013: Final deadline.

CWGS Welcomes New Associate Director

Dr. Mollie T. Marchione

Thu, Jan 10, 2013

Photo of the Week!

Judge Bea Ann Smith's Fall 2012 Face of Justice course!

Thu, Jan 10, 2013

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