10|08|15 - Author Roxane Gay Visits UK -

Roxane Gay was born in Nebraska, of Haitian descent, but her family moved quite a bit during her childhood. That doesn’t completely explain the divergent, eclectic nature of her writing, but perhaps it’s a starting point.

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09|17|15 - UK Partners in Discussion on the African-American LGBTQ* Experience -

In recent months, there has been much discussion of both the LGBTQ* and African-American experience in the nation. However, very little discussion to date looks at the experience of African-American members of the LGBTQ* community.

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09|14|15 - UK Students Among First Recipients of SEC Dr. Pepper Education Abroad Awards -

Twenty-eight students representing each Southeastern Conference university will study abroad during the 2015-16 academic year, the result of a contribution to the league by Dr Pepper.

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07|17|15 - The Books That Shaped Them -

Summer: a time to catch up on neglected projects, reconnect with old friends and tackle that summer reading list.

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07|09|15 - Margaret McGladrey Selected as the 2015 Recipient of the American Sociological Association Student Forum Paper Award - In her award-winning paper, “Studying Sexualities in Girls’ Social Worlds: Ethical and Effective Methodologies for Research with Preadolescent Girls,” McGladrey recommends strategies for eliciting meaningful information about how preadolescent girls interpret sexualized media content. - more...
05|05|15 - In Memoriam: Jan Oaks - A collection of memories from people who had the honor of having Jan Oaks be a part of their lives. - more...
04|09|15 - Tribute to Jan Oaks and GWS end of year celebration -


Dear GWS students, faculty, and friends,

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04|08|15 - Secor Named First Sheikh Islamic Studies Professor - Anna Secor, professor of geography, social theory, and gender and women’s studies at the University of Kentucky College of Arts and Sciences, has been named the university’s first Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Islamic Studies Professor. - more...
03|24|15 - 'Goodbye Gauley Mountain' to be Screened, Discussed - Filmmakers Beth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle visit the University of Kentucky today, Tuesday, March 24, to screen and discuss their film “Goodbye Gauley Mountain: An Ecosexual Love Story.” - more...
03|12|15 - Gaines Fellowship Awarded to 12 UK Scholars - The University of Kentucky Gaines Center for the Humanities has chosen 12 outstanding undergraduates as new scholars for the university's Gaines Fellowship Program for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 academic years. - more...
A Reading by Roxane Gay Roxane Gay’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Best American Mystery... @ Recital Hall, Singletary Center for the Arts
GWS Breckinridge Bash and Spring Course Preview @ 105 Breckinridge Hall
Carol Mason, Toby Beauchamp Bodies of Evidence: Policing Queer Bodies Sponsored by Gender & Women's Studies Department, Gaines Center for the... @ Young Library Auditorium
Melissa Stein, Kevin Mumford, Melynda Price Bodies of Evidence: Policing Black Bodies Sponsored by Gender & Women's Studies Department and Gaines Center for the... @ Young Library Auditorium


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