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WGS Faculty and Affiliates Recognized Among the University's Best Teachers

June 5, 2019

Each year the Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences honors two junior faculty members with Abramson Awards for "their ability to communicate with and inspire undergraduates, their accessibility, and their dedication to teaching." WGS faculty and affiliates have been well represented among recent Abramson Award winners, receiving awards in four of the past five years. Professor Sarah Richardson received the award in 2015. Standing Committee members...

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2019 Jane C. Grant Prize Winner Announced

May 9, 2019
Montita Sowapark, a joint concentrator in Biomedical Engineering and WGS, won the Jane C. Grant Prize for the graduating senior with the best overall academic performance in WGS. Please join us in congratulating her on this achievement!

WGS Announces 2019-20 F.O. Matthiessen Visiting Professor of Gender and Sexuality

May 1, 2019

The Committee on Degrees in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality is delighted to announce that the 2019-20 F.O. Matthiessen Visiting Professor of Gender and Sexuality Studies will be Mel Y. Chen. Chen joins us from the University of California, Berkeley where they are Associate Professor of Gender & Women's Studies and Director of the Center for the Study of Sexual Culture. 

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