Accolades

Prof. Rachel Lewis honored with Presidential Award for Faculty Excellence in Teaching!

Prof. Rachel Lewis honored with Presidential Award for Faculty Excellence in Teaching!

The Women and Gender Studies program is thrilled to announce that Professor Rachel Lewis has been honored with the Presidential Award for Faculty Excellence in Teaching!!! The prestigious award is a recognition of Dr. Lewis' inspiring and outstanding teaching record over several years within the program and the university.  Many congratulations, Rachel, for this well-deserved honor, and thank you for your exceptional contributions to WGST and to our students!

WGST Lecture: Dr. Stephanie Rambo

WGST Lecture: Dr. Stephanie Rambo

The WGST Lecture Series is hosted by Women and Gender Studies to highlight faculty that have engaged in profound work at the intersections of race and gender. Our Spring 2024 speaker was Dr. Stephanie Rambo.

Spring 2023 Faculty Promotions

Spring 2023 Faculty Promotions

Join us in congratulating our WGST faculty who received promotions this Spring 23, effective this Fall 23!

Abby Picard honored with distinguished alumni award

Abby Picard honored with distinguished alumni award

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is proud to honor Abby Picard, BA Integrative Studies '04, with the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award in Women and Gender Studies.  Picard is a macro social worker and sexual and domestic violence advocate with a background in crisis response, community outreach, program planning, and relationship and sexuality education.

David Corwin gifted The Spirit of the King Award

David Corwin gifted The Spirit of the King Award

INTS & WGST Instructional Faculty member, David Corwin (they/them) was awarded the Spirit of the King award last Tuesday. This award is given to one George Mason University Student or Staff Member whose work advocates for social justice, equality, and inclusivity at Mason. 

Interview with Claudia Bermúdez

Interview with Claudia Bermúdez

For Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month, Women and Gender Studies wanted to highlight students who identify as Hispanic and/or Latinx. This highlight features an interview with Claudia Bermúdez, a psychology major, immigration studies minor, and women and gender studies minor at Mason