Tag: gender

Sarah Blugis: Why we need feminism at GW

Feminism is a word with negative connotations and those who subscribe to it are often viewed as extremists. That’s a disturbing misconception considering how far women’s equality still has to go.

Women’s research institute hires first director

After a yearlong search, Mary Ellsberg was tapped to lead the University’s first institute in gender issues when it launches in the fall. She will come to GW Aug. 1 after serving as vice president for research and programs at the nonprofit International Center for Research on Women.