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Maymester 2020 Oral Histories: Voting While Black and Female

Feb. 5, 2020—Oral Histories: Voting While Black and Female Course Description: 2020 marks the centennial of the ratification of the 19th amendment to the American constitution, which was hailed as closing the suffrage gap so that all Americans could vote. As history demonstrates, however, suffrage remained and still remains out of reach for many citizens of this...

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Congrats to our Harriet S. Gilliam Recipient!

Jan. 15, 2020—Our very own Professor Elizabeth Covington is the 2019 recipient of the Harriet S. Gilliam Award for Excellence in Teaching, which recognizes Senior Lecturers and Lecturers for outstanding undergraduate teaching. Professor Covington, currently the Associate Director of the Program in Women’s and Gender Studies, teaches a wide array of courses in both WGS and English...

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