Bolder Voices • Issue 9 • October 2012

In this issue:

Director’s Note

Dr. Buffington shares his thoughts on our upcoming program review, and recent guest scholars in our speaker series… Read more…

New WGST Faculty Member: Katie Oliviero

With a background in women’s studies, queer theory, performativity, and law, we are excited to have Dr. Oliviero join WGST… Read more…

Alumna Profile: Kristi Tredway ’98

From pro tennis player to doctoral candidate, Kristi Tredway is living proof of the importance of Title IX… Read more…

Associate Faculty Profile: David Shneer

Meet the WGST associate faculty member known as a “taboo-breaking scholar” by Tikkun magazine, and “a new Jewish superhero” by Jewcy magazine… Read more…

“Marvelous picture of cottage – with mule and cart at right and ‘University Place’ sign at left. Snow on Flatirons. Few houses in sight. This building was built in 1884, the year Brackett came to the University. This building served as a women’s dormitory, and as a dining hall.” The glass plate negatives of Prof. J. Raymond Brackett (1854-1922) showing scenes of the University of Colorado from 1890 to 1941. J. Raymond Brackett Photograph Collection; University of Colorado Libraries

Also featuring:

Alumnae/i Updates
Faculty News & Awards
Spring 2013 Classes
Student News & Profile
WGST Speaker Series:
    Global Studies in Gender & Sexuality
Gender Justice League:
    Who Needs Feminism?

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Bolder Voices
Women and Gender Studies Program Newsletter
Director: Robert Buffington
Faculty: Lorraine Bayard de Volo, Alison Jaggar, Deepti Misri, Celeste Montoya, Katie Oliviero
Staff: Alicia Turchette, Valerie Bhat
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