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Sociology and Gender Studies Major Named Gilman Scholar

August 09, 2016

Gilman Scholarship

Notre Dame student Stephen “Pete” Freeman, a sociology and gender studies major, has been selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, to study or intern abroad during the 2016-2017 academic year. Gilman Scholars receive up to $5,000 to apply toward their study abroad or internship program costs. The program aims to diversify the students who study and intern abroad and the countries and regions where they go.

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Upcoming Events

Because Gender - The Fits

Fri Sep 30, 2016 6:30PM - 7:30PM • Browning Cinema

The Fits

The University of Notre Dame's Gender Studies Program and Department of Film, Television, and Theatre are happy to announce the introduction of Because Gender.

This cinematic series aims to bring to the Notre Dame campus and the South Bend community recent and classic films that explore gender issues and boraden our understanding of gender in culture and society.  The series launces this fall with:

FEMMSS 6 Inside, Outside, and Across Disciplines: Gender, Race, and Concepts of Difference

Sun Oct 2, 2016 • McKenna Hall Auditorium

The Association for Feminist Epistemologies, Methodologies, Metaphysics, and Science Studies (FEMMSS) is a professional organization dedicated to promoting feminist work in epistemology, the study of methodology, metaphysics, and science and technology studies. FEMMSS has a strong commitment to work that crosses boundaries among disciplines and between the academy and the public. FEMMSS also affirms the importance of work that brings the methodologies of the humanities and the sciences to bear upon one another. Through conferences, projects, and publications we provide a forum where philosophers, historians, scientists, and others can engage each other and develop research and pedagogical skills that not only influence our fields, but reach beyond academic work into the public sphere. FEMMSS is committed to supporting emerging scholars, particularly from diverse and underrepresented groups. We are also committed to local and global justice inside and outside of the academy.…

FEMMSS 6 Inside, Outside, and Across Disciplines: Gender, Race, and Concepts of Difference

Mon Oct 3, 2016 • McKenna Hall Auditorium

The Association for Feminist Epistemologies, Methodologies, Metaphysics, and Science Studies (FEMMSS) is a professional organization dedicated to promoting feminist work in epistemology, the study of methodology, metaphysics, and science and technology studies. FEMMSS has a strong commitment to work that crosses boundaries among disciplines and between the academy and the public. FEMMSS also affirms the importance of work that brings the methodologies of the humanities and the sciences to bear upon one another. Through conferences, projects, and publications we provide a forum where philosophers, historians, scientists, and others can engage each other and develop research and pedagogical skills that not only influence our fields, but reach beyond academic work into the public sphere. FEMMSS is committed to supporting emerging scholars, particularly from diverse and underrepresented groups. We are also committed to local and global justice inside and outside of the academy.…