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Student and Faculty Awards were given out on Friday, May 10 at the CWGS Annual Awards Celebration

Wed, May 15, 2019
Student and Faculty Awards were given out on Friday, May 10 at the CWGS Annual Awards Celebration

Congratulations to the following:

William Powers Undergraduate Scholarship Award
Lorrie Maldonado, (Women's & Gender Studies)

Cynthia Walker Peña Scholarship
Lynn Huynh, (Women's & Gender Studies)

Lora Romero Memorial Graduate Award for Interdisciplinary Research in Race, Ethnicity and Gender
Shannon Malone Gonzalez (Sociology, PhD Program)
"Making It Home: An Intersectional Analysis of the Police Talk"

Women's and Gender Studies Dissertation Fellowship(s)
Ruijie Peng, (Sociology, PhD Program)
"Home Support, Reproductive Labor, and Rural to Urban Migration in Southwest China"

Women's and Gender Studies MA Thesis Awards
Shawntal Brown, (Women's & Gender Studies)
"Teaching While Black: Analysis of (In)Authenticity among Black Women Faculty in Academia and Black Community"
and
Mac Irvine, (Women's & Gender Studies)
"Queer Club, Other Worlds: The Labor of Belonging and Becoming in Chicago’s Queer Clubscape"

Contributor of the Year Award
Megan Seaholm, (History)

Lucia, John, and Melissa Gilbert Teaching Excellence Award in WGS
Curran Nault (RTF/Women’s & Gender Studies)

To check out the photos and video of the event, click HERE.

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