2012  Feminist Studiesrss

  • November 20, 2012

    A Night of Poetry and Music with M. NourbeSe Philip

    The UC Presidential Chair in Feminist Critical Race and Ethnic Studies presents an evening with acclaimed poet, writer, and lawyer M. NourbeSe Philip, accompanied by a jazz duo led by UCSC music professor Karlton Hester.

  • November 05, 2012

    UCSC celebrates launch of new Ph.D. program in Feminist Studies

    The UC Santa Cruz Feminist Studies Department officially celebrated the launch of its long-awaited Ph.D.program with a kick-off reception at the Chancellor’s house.

  • August 28, 2012

    Humanities professors awarded UC Presidential Chair

    Feminist Studies professor Bettina Aptheker and Literature professor Karen Yamashita have been appointed to a UC Presidential Chair in Feminist Critical Race and Ethnic Studies on the UCSC campus.

  • August 14, 2012

    UCSC alum’s third CD offers haunting ‘optimistic melancholy’

    Rolling Stone magazine has described Emily Jane White’s songs as “melancholy as a rainbow glimpsed through the bars of a prison window.”

  • June 13, 2012

    Year of the Slug: Great UCSC moments in 2011-12

    From the Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame to cancer research to its ranking as one of the top “young” universities in the world, UCSC stood in the spotlight this year.

  • May 22, 2012

    Recognizing excellence in teaching at UCSC

    The 2011-12 Excellence in Teaching Awards honored eight caring professors who inspired their students at UCSC. UCSC Chancellor George Blumenthal presented the awards at the Stevenson Event Center on campus.

  • April 30, 2012

    Teaching luminaries share classroom secrets at Academic Forum

    The large crowd that attended the Academic Forum at the Humanities Lecture Hall —one of the cornerstones of the UCSC Alumni Reunion Weekend—had a rare opportunity to hear these and other teaching secrets of renowned educators, ranging from social psychologist Elliot Aronson to noted feminist studies professor Bettina Aptheker.

  • March 13, 2012

    UCSC to showcase UC-wide research in Humanities at Museum of Art & History

    The UC Santa Cruz Institute of Humanities Research will host the 2nd annual gathering of the UC Society of Fellows in the Humanities on April 21, at the Museum of Art and History. A free public event, it will showcase the exceptional research efforts underway in the field of Humanities--both at UCSC and throughout the entire UC system.