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Call for Undergraduate Papers

December 05, 2019

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CALL FOR Undergraduate PAPERS (deadline January 17, 2020)

We welcome undergraduate student submissions of original research-based scholarship on any topic related to gender for our New Directions 2020 Midwest Undergraduate Conference in Gender Studies. Presentations should take the form of 15-minute presentations, with or without visual support, such as posters or slides. Students must have a faculty mentor from their field of research to offer guidance on the project. Faculty mentors are not required to attend the conference, though they are welcome.…

Art historian awarded Andy Warhol Foundation fellowship

December 05, 2019 • Categories: Faculty and Awards

Nicole Woods, assistant professor of art history at the University of Notre Dame, has been named a 2019 recipient of an Arts Writers Grant.

Through Gendered Lenses: Call for Papers

November 11, 2019

Through Gendered Lenses: An Undergraduate Academic Journal in Gender Research and Scholarship

Through Gendered Lenses is an academic journal published by Triota, the Gender Studies Honor Society at Notre Dame, created to foster research in the broad field of Gender Studies and to highlight excellent gender-related work being done by undergraduate students across the university.…

2019 Sheedy Teaching Award Recipient - Jason Ruiz

November 04, 2019 • Categories: Faculty and Awards

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 Jason Ruiz, Associate Professor of American Studies, is the recipient of the 2019 Sheedy Award for Excellence in Teaching

This award, bestowed annually on a faculty member in the College of Arts and Letters, is named for the Rev. Charles E. Sheedy, C.S.C., a much-beloved former dean of the College. It recognizes a faculty member who has demonstrated sustained excellence in teaching, informed by research, over a wide range of courses while employing innovative and creative teaching methods. 

Congratulations to Pam Butler

October 29, 2019 • Categories: Faculty

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Pam Butler will receive the faculty award at ND's GIS Day conference this year, for the bathroom map project. …

Congratulations Pam Wojcik

October 29, 2019 • Categories: Faculty

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Pam Wojcik, member of the GSSC Steering Committee and former Director of Gender Studies will start a term as Chair of the Department of Film, Television, and Theatre as of July 2020.…

Faculty Research Spotlight: Meredith Chesson

October 08, 2019 • Categories: Students, Faculty, and Alumni

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Meredith Chesson, a Nanovic Institute Faculty Fellow and Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Notre Dame, recently published an article in the latest volume of the Journal of Mediterranean Archaeology

How Female Investors Are Steering Start-Ups and Changing Wall Street's Culture

October 08, 2019

“Erin Bellissimo, a 30-year financial industry veteran who is managing director of the Institute for Global Investing at the University of Notre Dame, says the momentum for female-led investment vehicles is strong, but the real test will be whether they command long-term institutional support from pillars of the financial world.”…