Women, Gender & Sexuality is an interdisciplinary department in which students study gender and sexualities with an emphasis on transnational perspectives.

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Spring 2020 Courses

NOTE: Third- and Fourth-Year Majors and Minors have priority registration for the first two days of class registration, 11/4/2019 and 11/6/2019. The limitation is removed on the third day of class registration, 11/7/2019, and WGS classes are open to all students.

Kate Bornstein

Kate Bornstein, award-winning transgender author, activist, and performance artist; author of Hidden: A Gender, Queer & Pleasant Danger, and many other books. 

 

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Rising Scholars Postdoctoral Fellowship Program | The Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

Review of applications will begin April 12, 2021.

Rising Scholar Postdoctoral Fellowship, Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality 

The Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality invites you to join us for our Spring Colloquium

All talks will be virtual.  Please contact wgsuva@virginia.edu for zoom links

Over $100,000 in scholarships are available this semester from the Serpentine Society, UVA’s LGBTQ+ Alumni organization! All applications are due by Sunday, March 14th, at 11:59 P.M.