Faculty Research on Diversity DEI Recipient:Professor Grace Hong, a professor in the Departments of Gender Studies and Asian -American Studies, is this year’s Faculty Research on Diversity DEI Award recipient. She has done exceptional work in advancing research in gender, race, and sexuality studies. Her 2006 monograph, The Ruptures of American Capital: Women of Color, […]
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“Kim Kardashian vs. Donald Trump: Why America can’t make up its mind about nudity”
Georgia bars immigrants without legal status — even if those young people attend Georgia k-12 schools all their lives and graduate at the top of their high school class — from enrolling at some of the state’s top universities and paying in-state tuition at others. The affected students and their allies have sued Georgia’s Board of Regents, lobbied […]
Read the full LA Times Op-Ed piece on single-sex schools by Gender Studies Professor Juliet Williams.http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-0125-williams-single-sex-schools-20160125-story.html
Drawing Upon Work From Indigenous Feminist Scholars, Such As Mishuana Goeman, Dian Million, And Teresia Teaiwa, Her Project Locates The Production Of National Settler Affect In Hawai’i And New Zealand And Extends The Materiality Of Archival Evidence To The Affective Structures Of Colonial Governance That Respond To Indigenous Movements For Self-Determination In The Pacific Islands. […]
Wendi Yamashita will receive the “Hiram Wheeler Edwards Prize for the Study of WWII Internment Camps and Japanese Americans” for most outstanding grad paper on lessons learned from the WWII incarceration of Japanese Americans from the Asian American Studies Center annual awards reception on Saturday October 24, 2015. Congratulations Wendi!
Young Workers Animated for Change Team Members: Tobias Higbie (UCLA History Department), Janna Shadduck-Hernández (UCLA Labor Center), Saba Waheed (UCLA Labor Center), Preeti Sharma (UCLA Gender Studies) This award will fund the creation of an animated video, to be distributed through social media, which will publicize the findings of a survey on wage earners aged 18-29 in […]
Grace Kyungwon Hong, Associate Professor of Asian American Studies and Gender Studies (along with Erica Edwards, Associate Professor of English at UC Riverside) has received a Multi-Campus Research Programs and Initiatives (MRPI) Grant funded for $1.07 million over four years by the UC Office of the President.
Dept. of Gender Studies Undergraduate Students oral and poster presentations at Undergraduate Research Week May 11th thru May 15th 2015 Oral Presentations (Powell Library second floor):Jonathan Salinas: Friday, May 15 from 1:00-2:00pmPoster Sessions (Powell Library rotunda):Katherine Herrera: Thursday May 14 from 12:00-1:00pmJesus Lira: Thursday, May 14 from 1:00-2:00pmCarmen Mancha: Thursday, May 14 from 1:00-2:00pmAmeinah Thomas: Thursday, […]
Article in The Center for the Study of Women Spring 2015 Newsletter by Wendi Yamashita, Doctoral Candidate in the Dept. of Gender Studies