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Tag: Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender Sexuality and Women’s Studies

New director of the Susan B. Anthony Institute reflects on her background and plans

New director of the Susan B. Anthony Institute reflects on her background and plans

March 29, 2022

June Hwang brings her whole self—a Korean American woman, a Northern Californian, and a scholar of German and Jewish studies with a specialty in film—to the role.

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Frederick Douglass Institute announces two postdoctoral fellows

Frederick Douglass Institute announces two postdoctoral fellows

March 31, 2021

Mia Alafaireet and Ricardo Milhouse will join the University for the 2021–22 academic year to teach and continue their research.

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Rochester Himalayan project receives environmental history award

Rochester Himalayan project receives environmental history award

March 3, 2021

Work to preserve testimonies of a people and their culture is recognized as an “outstanding model of applied environmental history scholarship.”

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Tanya Bakhmetyeva ’06 (PhD) is a teacher and teammate in the classroom

Tanya Bakhmetyeva ’06 (PhD) is a teacher and teammate in the classroom

October 22, 2020

The associate professor of gender, sexuality, and women’s studies believes in empowering students through experiential learning.

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Three professors earn honors for teaching excellence

Three professors earn honors for teaching excellence

September 18, 2020

Annual Goergen Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching recognize faculty members in Arts, Sciences & Engineering.

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2020 honorary degrees, medals, and teaching awards announced

2020 honorary degrees, medals, and teaching awards announced

May 13, 2020

The University of Rochester will bestow honorary degrees, medals, and awards to recognize the contributions of distinguished leaders, educators, and humanitarians.

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How journalist Masha Gessen and Rochester scholars examine the marginalization of communities

How journalist Masha Gessen and Rochester scholars examine the marginalization of communities

October 14, 2019

Journalist and activist Masha Gessen will discuss marginalization during this year’s Humanities Center Public Lecture Series. But the subject is also central to the work of several Rochester scholars.

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Author Marian Crotty receives 2018 Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize

Author Marian Crotty receives 2018 Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize

March 22, 2019

Marian Crotty is the 2019 recipient of the honor from the University’s Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies for her first book of short stories, What Counts as Love.

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Tanya Bakhmetyeva awarded prize for best Catholic biography

Tanya Bakhmetyeva awarded prize for best Catholic biography

December 14, 2018

Tanya Bakhmetyeva, associate professor of instruction in gender, sexuality, and women’s studies, has received the 2018 Harry C. Koenig Book Prize for Mother of the Church: Sophia Svechina, the Salon, and the Politics of Catholicism in Nineteenth-Century Russia and France.

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Kristin Doughty appointed director of the Susan B. Anthony Institute

Kristin Doughty appointed director of the Susan B. Anthony Institute

September 17, 2018

Kristin Doughty, associate professor of anthropology, has been named director of the Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies.

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