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Congratulations to Women's Studies seniors, Ahana Gaurav and Nina Reddy (class of 2020), whose CURO funded research project on colorism was accepted into numerous international and national conferences.

Congratulations to Women's Studies major, Jessica Ma, recipient of the Presidential Award of Excellence in 2020.

In accordance with the University System of Georgia's COVID-19 pandemic response, The Institute for Women's Studies (IWS) has closed our offices and moved to online operations until further notice. What does this mean? 

Check out Dr. Rumya Putcha, assistant professor of Music and Women's Studies, interviewed on NPR's Code Switch about "How 'Namaste' Flew Away From Us": 

Dr. Patricia Richards was interviewed on a recent episode of WUGA's Athens News Matters.  

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