WGS & UTFA Welcome Dr. Homa Hoodfar September 26th

19 Sep 2017 - 10:45am
Homa Hoodfar - Event Poster, September 26, 2017, 4pm, Spigel Hall

The Department of Women and Gender Studies and the University of Toronto Faculty Association welcome Professor Homa Hoodfar, in celebration of her one year release from a Tehran prision. Professor Hoodfar's primary research and expertise lies in legal and political anthropology. She examines the intersection of the political economy, gender and citizenship rights, women's formal and informal politics, and the public sphere, in Muslim contexts.

UTM honours Holocaust educator Judith Weissenberg Cohen

28 Jul 2017 - 12:25pm

Professor Ulrich Krull, Vice-President and Principal, UTM, and Professor Amrita Daniere, Vice-Principal, Academic and Dean, presented Weissenberg Cohen with a Principal’s Appreciation Award to recognize her ongoing commitment to anti-racism, Holocaust remembrance and education.

Please read here for the article. Thank you to Blake Eligh and UTM News for their coverage of the presentation.

"Panel Discussion: What Good is Feminism Today?"

23 Mar 2017 - 10:03pm
"Panel Discussion: What Good is Feminism Today?"

The Historical Studies Society, the Department of Women and Gender Studies, and the Equity and Diversity Office presents "Panel Discussion: What Good is Feminism Today?". This talk will be feauturing Dr. Simalchik, Dr. Bain, Dr. Lord and UTM Feminists. 

Please come join us on Monday March 27th in EH 300 F from 1-3pm to learn more. Refreshments will be provided!

Click here to view poster