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UGA celebrates Women’s History Month with IWS this March 2021

IWS Director, Dr. Juanita Johnson-Bailey, spoke in-depth with Clarke Central High School Student, Natalie Schliekelman, about gender disparities in the classroom. Ms.

Congratulations to our Affiliate Faculty Member, Professor Emerita Dawn Bennett-Alexander!

Professor Bennett-Alexander, the awesome Dr. B-A, was celebrated with the creation of a new award in her honor, the Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander Inclusive Community Award. 

Professor of Women’s Studies and Philosophy, Dr. Chris Cuomo, is the recipient of the inaugural Victoria Davion Award for Intersectionality in Environmental Ethics. This award will be presented at the 17th Annual Conference of the International Society for Environmental Ethics.  

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