May 2015

Kari Lerum Publishes in The Feminist Wire and Moderates Panel at Sextravaganza

IAS faculty member Kari Lerum published an essay in The Feminist Wire entitled “Cisgender FemmeNist reflections on Trans* Justice.” Drawing from personal, cultural, and political reflections the article calls for fans of trans* celebrities to move from adoration to action for trans* justice. Lerum also

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IAS faculty members engage each other in creative work at the UW Whiteley Center

IAS faculty members Gavin Doyle, Kristin Gustafson, Susan Waters, and Martha Groom (pictured, left to right) participated in a retreat at the Whiteley Center on San Juan Island. Their "writing and creation retreat"...

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Ben Gardner co-organizes “Extraction, Contention and Development” symposium

IAS faculty member Ben Gardner co-organized a symposium on “Extraction, Contention and Development,” along with colleagues Sunila Kale and Tony Lucero from the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies. 

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Jessica Christie receives UW Bothell Founders Fellowship and Mary Gates Research Scholar Award

IAS student Jessica Christie has received a UW Bothell Founders Fellowship and a Mary Gates Research Scholarship, both of which support her senior thesis research.  Christie is an Individualized Study major pursuing ... 

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