Topic: Center for Women's and Gender Studies

South Asia Institute to Partner with Women's University in Pakistan

Sept. 25, 2012

The South Asia Institute at The University of Texas at Austin has initiated a three-year partnership with Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, that will bring faculty members from FJWU to Austin in January to work on research and course development in liberal arts and communication.

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Feminist Playwright and Poet Cherríe Moraga to Speak on Campus

Jan. 31, 2012

Event: Gloria Anzaldúa Luncheon: Honoring Feminists of Color

When: Friday, Feb. 10, Noon-2 p.m.

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Study: Adolescents from Unstable Families Lose Ground in Rigorous High Schools

Jan. 27, 2012

The type of school a child attends may exacerbate the negative effect that family instability has on academic performance, according to a new study in the January issue of Sociology of Education.

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"Fearless" photography exhibition documents LGBT student athletes

Oct. 7, 2011

Event: Opening reception of "Fearless," photographer Jeff Sheng's series of portraits of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) high school and collegiate athletes. "Fearless" will remain on display through Oct. 31.

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Center for Women's and Gender Studies Receives $100,200 Embrey Grant

Sept. 6, 2011

The Center for Women's and Gender Studies (CWGS) at The University of Texas at Austin has received a three-year, $100,200 grant from the Embrey Family Foundation to bring the NEW Leadership summer institute to campus.

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