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2017 Graduate Writing Award Recipient

February 27, 2017 • Categories: Students and Awards


Patricia Bredar - English PhD Candidate, Gender Studies Graduate Minor

“On the score of her great learning”: Sites of Education in Smith’s The Old Manor House and Owenson’s The Wild Irish Girl

Marian Mullin Hancock Teaching Award

February 01, 2017 • Categories: Alumni and Students

This annual award honors teaching excellence in the area of gender studies at the University of Notre Dame.  Via this award faculty members are recognized for their essential contributions to the intellectual growth of Notre Dame students and development of the Gender Studies Program through excellent teaching in interdisciplinary courses focused on gender.  The award is named for Marian Mullin Hancock (1903-1992), a benefactor of the Gender Studies Program who attended Saint Mary’s Academy and received many honors for her philanthropic work, including the Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice medal. …