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 DoyleKristin GustafsonSusan 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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Emily Anderson discusses her experiences in corporate law with students

Emily Anderson ('09, Society, Ethics & Human Behavior) met with undergraduate students to share her experiences in the corporate sector and law school.

Currently, Emily is the Senior Compliance Program Manager for the Privacy Compliance Team in Legal Corporate Affairs at Microsoft and a third year law student at Seattle University School of Law.  Since graduating from UW Bothell, Emily has used her IAS education to excel in the fields of criminal justice, computer and network security, software release management, and legal corporate compliance. Emily is passionate about empowering students to get out of their comfort zone and challenge their potential.  Of the advice she offered...

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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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