Skip to main content
Skip to main menu



Congratulations to Women's Studies graduate teaching assistant, Jennifer Whitley, for receiving the George Hugh Boyd Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to students with high academic standards and a philosophy of giving back to the community.

Congratulations to Jieun Lee on the successful defense of her dissertation in the Department of Theatre and Film Studies. Dr. Lee has accepted a position as Assistant Professor in Women and Gender Studies at Wake Forest University.

Patricia Del Rey is the founding director of Women’s Studies at the University of Georgia, who built on the certificate program established by Maija Blaubergs in the 1970s and maintained by a group of faculty in the 1980s.  Under Del Rey’s leadership, beginning in 1988, the Women’s Studies…

Support UGA Women's Studies

The Institute of Women's Studies appreciates your financial support. Your gift is important to us and helps support critical opportunities for students and faculty alike, including lectures, travel support, and any number of educational events that augment the classroom experience. Click here to learn more.

Every dollar contributed to the department has a direct impact on our students and faculty.