Due to COVID-19 safety guidelines, the Department of Gender and Women's Studies main office and building are closed effective 10 Sep, 2020 until further notice. The GWS office can be reached by voicemail at 520-621-7338 or by email at SBS-GWS@email.arizona.edu.

We at the Department of Gender and Women's Studies stand with UA’s Institute for LGBT Studies to “vehemently oppose the continued attack on transgender rights. We stand in solidarity with our trans* family, friends, colleagues, and community and are committed to support movement toward inclusive education in Arizona, which encompasses trans* peoples’ right to participate in sports and athletic teams.”


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Visit azpm.org for more details and also tv.azpm.org/schedules for a complete list of broadcast dates and times. Many of the program listed below have encore broadcasts on multiple channels throughout the month of March.

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View job talk posters for all seven candidates!

All job talks are free and open to the public.


Please contact coe@email.arizona.edu with any questions.

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Attend job talks by the seven candidates!


See attached poster for details or email coe@email.arizona.edu with questions.

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This scholarship honors the life and work of Monique Wittig, French novelist, poet and social theorist. Wittig was a professor at the University of Arizona, Tucson from 1990 to 2003. First published as a novelist, Wittig’s fiction revolutionized French literature. Mary McCarthy called her “the best writer anywhere of her generation.” Wittig’s fiction, as well as theoretical writing, has had a fundamental and... Read more

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March 4, 7:00 – 9:30 pm
The Loft Cinema
3233 E. Speedway

Tickets: $5 student/ $10 general admission*
Raffle Tickets: $5 each or 3 for$10*
To purchase Tickets call (520) 621-5656*Prices are NOT tax deductible WOSAC is proud to announce that we have once again been selected by LUNA® to host Tucson's 2014 LUNAFEST. LUNAFEST is a nationally touring film festival that features award-winning short films by... Read more

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UA professor dedicates three years to diary project

by Maggie Driver

A UA professor is working on a book based on an immigrant’s diary and her transcription of the material over the last three years.

Judy Temple, a professor of Gender and Women’s Studies and English, has been working on transcribing the diary of Mary Eileen Murphy Walsh, also known as “Mim,” since 2010. Walsh came to Arizona from Ireland in the 1900s.

“I like long journals,” Temple said. “There’s... Read more

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Check out this link!

Deadline for all applicants: December 15

No Spring admission

Ph.D. Program - Application Requirements
Students applying to The University of Arizona's Ph.D. in Gender and Women's Studies degree program should hold a baccalaureate degree or... Read more

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