Entries by Richard Medrano

Professor SA Smythe interviewed by AirGo, Educational Suite Vol. 5

This episode’s guest is poet, translator, and transdisciplinary scholar SA Smythe. SA is a professor at UCLA, and is one of the organizers of the Cops Off Campus Campaign, which aims to remove police and policing from all University of California campuses by September 2021. They join the show to talk about the campaign, the […]

Professor Nancy Mithlo publishes new book, Making History: IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts (University of New Mexico Press).

Professor Nancy Mithlo has just published a new book,  Making History: IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts (University of New Mexico Press).  By highlighting the rich resources and history of the Institute of American Indian Arts, the only tribal college in the nation devoted to the arts whose collections, the essays present a best-practices approach to […]

Professor Nancy Mithlo Featured in Guggenheim Blog Three Part Series

Collaborative conversation with former UCLA American Indian Studies IDP instructor Marcella Ernest with Gender Studies Professor Nancy Mithlo and Senior Curator at the Guggenheim Museum, Vivien Greene is now uploaded to the Guggenheim Museum blog presence. This is a three part series that will be taking place over the next few weeks that profiles Marcella’s […]

Professor Ju Hui Judy Han interviewed by Zocalo Public Square

Assistant Professor Ju Hui Judy Han in The Dept. of Gender Studies, an interdisciplinary cultural geographer is interested in religion, mobilities, and difference. Before taking part in the panel discussion for “How Have Women’s Protests Changed History?,” the first of a three-event Zócalo/Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County series, she stopped by the green […]

For Graduate Students In Other Programs at UCLA, Register for the Gender Studies Concentration

Completing the concentration, from programs across the campus including the sciences, adds an interdisciplinary perspective to your career plans and goals.  Claudia Rodriguez-Zinn fulfilled the concentration requirements while completing her degree in as a pediatric nurse practitioner and clinical nurse specialist, and here is what she has to say about that experience:   “After nearly […]

Professor Sharon Traweek receives The Society for Social Studies of Science Bernal Award

The Society for Social Studies of Science has bestowed on Professor Sharon Traweek the prestigious Bernal prize. The prize was awarded in recognition of Professor Traweek’s “transnational reputation” and her life-long contributions to the social study of science. Her writings, the Award committee observes, “are taught in graduate programs around the world”and she is a […]