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- Congrats to Briona Jones!Congratulations to Assistant Professor Briona Jones on winning two awards for her book, Mouths of Rain: An Anthology of Black Lesbian Thought! The first award is The Publishing Triangle’s Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction: https://publishingtriangle.org/…/judy-grahn-lesbian…/ and the second is a Lambda Literary Award (or Lammy) in the LGBTQ Anthology category: https://lambdaliterary.org/awards/2022-winners/Posted on June 14, 2022
- Congrats to Professor Elva Orozco-Mendoza on UCHI Fellowship!Posted on April 25, 2022
- Congrats to Mick Powell – AAUP Early Teaching Award WinnerCongrats to Mick Powell, Assistant Professor in Residence, for winning the AAUP Early Teaching Excellence Award!! More info can be found herePosted on April 20, 2022
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The Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) Program was established as the Women’s Studies Program at the University of Connecticut in 1974. The first formal program of its kind in the state, it was founded as a flexible interdisciplinary academic program devoted to the critical analysis of gender and the pursuit of knowledge about women.
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