Two historians and one theologian among 81 fellows named from more than 1,100 applicants in the 2019 award cycle. ACLS awardees are selected for excellence in the humanities and humanistic social sciences, and the fellowships support six to 12 months of full-time research and writing. Notre Dame winners include Yury P. Avvakumov, associate professor of theology; Katie Jarvis, assistant professor of history; and Emily Remus, assistant professor of history.
Congratulations to Brooke Littman and Lia Rocchino.
2019 recipient of Philip L. Quinn Gender Studies Essay Award
Brook Littman (Major: Film, Television, and Theatre, Supplementary Major: Pre-Health Studies)
“Harold, They’re Lesbians”; A Semiotic and Queer Analysis of A Letter to Three Wives
Written for Critical Approaches to Screen Cultures/Professor Pam Wojcik…
Congratulations to our Graduate Minors: Trish Bredar, Catherine Brix, Colleen Mitchell
Teaching Award Winner
Lauren Trichtinger, Psychology
Teaching Award Honorable Mention
Trish Bredar, English
Niraja Suresh, Biology
Instructor Award Winner
Catherine Brix, Romance Languages & Literatures
Instructor Award Honorable Mention…
Eck Institute for Global Health faculty member, Terence McDonnell, Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Concurrent Associate Professor in the Keough School of Global Affairs, shares details about his global health research from a social science lens and what he finds to be the most gratifying moment while training students.
Ruiz awarded Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship.
Declan Kiberd and Dianne Pinderhughes have been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s oldest learned societies and independent policy research centers.
Marianne Tarcov joins the Gender Studies Affiliate Faculty. She currently is a Visiting Professor in East Asian Languages and Cultures teaching Japanese Literature and Language. Please join us in welcoming her to the Gender Studies Program.…
The Gender Studies Program is pleased to announce that Brianna McCaslin (Sociology PhD student, minor in Gender Studies) and Laura Ortiz Mercado (English PhD student, minors in Gender Studies and Screen Cultures) will serve as the Teaching Apprentices for the 2019-20 academic year. As Teaching Apprentices, they will TA for the Introduction to Gender Studies in Fall 2019 and co-teach the course in Spring 2020. Please join us in congratulating them!…
Congratulations Marisol Fonseca Malavasi (PhD in Literature) and Marjorie Housley (PhD English) 2019 Kaneb Center Outstanding Graduate Student Teacher Award Recipients. Marisol and Marjorie were the Gender Studies 2017-18 Teaching Apprenticeship recipients. They will be honored at an Awards Dinner on Wednesday, April 17 at 5:45 p.m. in the Smith Ballroom of Morris Inn.…