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The Gender and Women’s Studies (GWS) Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago is a vibrant interdisciplinary department made up of scholars who study a wide range of topics critical to an expansive understanding of how and why gender and sexuality matter in the world.
The Gender and Women's Studies Program offers a Major and Minor in Gender and Women's Studies as well as a Minor in Social Justice. GWS also offers a Graduate Concentration Certificate.
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Ronak Kapadia Receives NEH Dialogues on the Experience of War Grant
Thursday, April 14, 2022
Ronak Kapadia, GWS Professor and Director of the Graduate Interdepartmental Concentration, is the winner of a Dialogues on the Experience of War grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The project, titled…