News & Events

  • Gabrielle Bozarth '17 was a double major in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Government, and her honors thesis received the "Excellence in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies" Prize.  Through Fulbright, Bozarth will earn a master’s in social science research methods at Cardiff University, looking at how Welsh women are affected by incarceration in the U.K. “There’s this dynamic where there are men’s prisons popping up in Wales, but no women’s prison, so women are being exported...

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  • Associate Professor of Government Deborah Jordan Brooks and a team of students have created a website that consolidates information on global menstrual health education and access to menstrual products for low-income girls and women around the world. 

    Dubbed IMHER—the International Menstrual Health Entrepreneurship Roundup—the site provides information of use to small-...

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  • Helen Ceballos, a multidisciplinary artist based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, wa the Nineteenth Stonewall Speaker. Ceballos, a multidisciplinary artist and cultural producer based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, gave a hybrid performance piece and artist talk, "El cuerpo y la ruina/Body and Ruins" at 5 PM on April 10, 2019, in the Warner Bentley Theater of the Hopkins Center.

    Ceballos uses her body to explore images of herself in relation with sounds, videos and space. Her...

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  • SpeakOut is an oral history project dedicated to recording and preserving the history of Dartmouth’s LGBTQIA+ community. All SpeakOut interviews are conducted and audio-recorded by specially trained undergraduate students under the guidance of project staff. Interviews become part of the Dartmouth College Archives and are publicly available at Rauner Special Collections Library and online. SpeakOut collects the stories of the Dartmouth community broadly defined: former students,...

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  • Jacqueline D. Wernimont joins the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program this year with the Distinguished Professorship in Digital Humanities and Social Engagement. Professor Wernimont's work is both scholarly and creative, and the new Digital Justice Co-operative in Bartlett 201 will be "a vital space for those...

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  • Professor Faith Beasley's new book, Versailles Meets the Taj Mahal: François Bernier, Marguerite de la Sablière, and Enlightening Conversations in Seventeenth-Century France (University of Toronto Press, 2018), is on display in the King Arthur Flour café in Baker-Berry Library. An extended article and interview can be found on the...

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  • Of the fifteen current and former Dartmouth student selected for Fulbrights this year, two were majors or minors in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. 

    Alyssa Heinze ’18

    Government and Asian and Middle Eastern studies double major; Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality studies minor
    Research/study grant, India

    Alyssa Heinze planned to study biology and chemical engineering at Dartmouth. But she was...

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  • Professor Alexander Chee will give the Eighteenth Annual Stonewall Lecture on Tuesday, May 15th. His talk is titled "Future Queer," and will draw both from his New Republic article of the same name, and his acclaimed new book, How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays. A reception follows.

  • Professors Sienna Craig and Michelle Warren have been awarded fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim foundation to support innovative forthcoming work.

  • Can a software program predict crime? That’s a question Julia Dressel ’17 (a double major in Computer Science and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies) and Hany Farid, the Albert Bradley 1915 Third Century Professor of Computer Science, set out to answer...

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