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2019 Joan Aldous Praxis Award Recipient

May 30, 2019 • Categories: Students and Awards

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Amy Mansfield '19 - Gender Studies Major and Psychology Major…

2019 Marian Mullin Hancock Teaching Award Recipient

May 30, 2019 • Categories: Awards and Faculty

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Susan Cannon Harris, Professor, English Department and Gender Studies Concurrent Faculty

We are delighted to honor Dr. Susan Harris’s extraordinary skill and commitment as a teacher with the 2019 Marian Mullin Hancock award for Excellence in Teaching Gender Studies.…

'Mamalogues' to present womens' stories

May 22, 2019 • Categories: Alumni and Students

When Noelle Elliott experienced postpartum depression following the birth of her second child, she initially hesitated to share her struggle, feeling it would somehow make her a less-than-perfect mom.

But one evening, over dinner with several girlfriends, she finally opened up and shared what she was going through. And she listened to what her friends had to say.…

Attend ND Explores STEM during the 2019 Reunion on campus

May 22, 2019 • Categories: Alumni and Students

ND Explores Stem

Notre Dame Research in coordination with the College of Science and the College of Engineering will participate in the Alumni Association’s Annual Reunion event on Friday, May 31, 2019 from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Three gender studies professors named ACLS fellows

May 12, 2019 • Categories: Faculty

Historians Katie Jarvis and Emily Remus were among 81 fellows named from more than 1,100 applicants in the 2019 award cycle. And Sarah McKibben, an associate professor of Irish language and literature, was one of 78 to receive a 2018 fellowship. 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.

Winners of Undergraduate Writing Awards

May 01, 2019 • Categories: Alumni and Students

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…

GSU Teaching Award Winners

May 01, 2019 • Categories: Alumni and Students

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

Q&A with Terence McDonnell

May 01, 2019 • Categories: Faculty

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.