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The Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University welcomes students interested in the study of women, gender, sexuality, and feminism. The department’s interdisciplinary degree programs and faculty offer courses in a wide range of subject areas in the social sciences, humanities, natural/applied sciences, and contemporary arts.
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The Dean's office of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is proud to announce the Senate Undergraduate Awards Adjudication Committee have selected the following Convocation Medal recipients for 2016 Spring Convocation:
Robert C. Brown Award:
Laura Scheck - BA, Major in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
On behalf of GSWS, congratulations on your award, Laura. It is most well-deserved.
November 14, 2016
Elder Abuse in the LGBTQA Community
November 14, 2016 3:00 - 5:30 pm Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre
October 27, 2016
Round Table Discussion: “Minorities and Terror Attack in Bangladesh”
October 17, 2016
Habiba Zaman and Hohai University 2016
GSWS Professor awarded Advisory Professorship by Hohai University, China
Interview (in Cantonese) on Gender Diversity
Monday Forum, hosted by B.C. Lee <http://www.lstimes.ca/en/monday-forum/>
The episode will air during the following times and later archived on the above website
Mon Oct 31, at 8 PM PST / 11 PM EST
Tues Nov 1, at 10 AM PST / 1 PM EST
Sat Nov 5, at 6 PM PST / 9 PM EST
New Westminster Record article regarding the Rosemary Brown Award and Dawn Black.
Former New West MP and MLA Dawn Black receives award
GSWS student Hannah Mate has published a piece in The Star. Congratulations Hannah and thanks for your brave honesty in writing this.
Dr. Jen Marchbank in the
Video: Vigilance necessary to stamp out rape culture
Transgender SFU Students Stage Protest To Demand More Gender-Inclusive Washrooms, Huffpost February 18, 2015
State of the Arts: Queer youth and elders share stories, Vancouver Courier, February 18, 2015