Dr. Julie Shayne publishes a piece about the power of students’ voices

Dr. Shayne, Teaching Professor in Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies, and Global Studies has a new piece in Ms. Magazine online. The piece is titled “‘Sharing Our Stories Loosens the Grip they Have on Us’: Watching Students Claim Voice to Power” and can be read here.In it she discusses her class “The Power of Feminist...

June 20, 2024

Congratulations to Our Distinguished IAS Faculty & Students!

The end of the academic year is a vibrant time of celebration and reflection throughout the UW. The School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences had the great pleasure of contributing to the energy of the season at our Graduating Student Send Off event.  The event brought together IAS students, faculty, staff, alumni and families to...

June 13, 2024

phoenix kai vaughan-ende Shows that “Anything is Possible” 

phoenix kai vaughan-ende is a multimedia artist & poet in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences’ MFA program in Creative Writing & Poetics. This June, they’ll be graduating amongst the rest of their 2024 cohort after spending the past two years engaged in research and conversations surrounding engrained societal codes and binaries. Their work...

June 4, 2024

Purpose, History, Justice, and the Paranormal

IAS alum Anthony Safai finds his passion in an unconventional place through his web series Existence in Silence “Just go out there and you’ll find something. You won’t expect it, but you’ll definitely find it.”  These are the words of Anthony Safai (’24), a recent graduate of UW Bothell who majored in Media & Communication...

March 25, 2024

GWSS Hosts the Social Justice Career Panel

Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies (GWSS) Co-Directors Julie Shayne and Alka Kurian and GWSS Student Representatives Henry Ngyuen and Adrianna Horne hosted the Social Justice Career Panel at the North Creek Events Center.

January 26, 2023