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photo of three people working on the large scroll in Lane Hall's back hallway Lane Hall Artwork moves to UMMA

Joanne Leonard's  22-foot-long scroll, Reel Family, donated to the U-M Museum of Art's permanent collection.

Ginsberg Center logo Power & Partnerships in Community Engagement: Strategizing with IRWG Affiliates

IRWG and the Ginsberg Center are partnering to present an interactive workshop for IRWG affiliates on equity-focused community engaged research. 

Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention: University of Michigan Gender and Firearm Injury Prevention Research

IRWG and the Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention have announced a partnership with the goal being to catalyze research on gender and firearms.

photo of Melynda J. Price Melynda Price Named as IRWG Director

Dr. Melynda J. Price will join the University of Michigan this fall to lead its Institute for Research on Women and Gender.

2023 Faculty Seed Grant Awards 2023 IRWG Faculty Seed Grant Awards

IRWG has awarded six Seed Grants for faculty projects on women, gender, and sexuality in 2023. The grants support individual research activities, initial research efforts, performances, and community-based research.

Legendary Women of Environmental Justice in Detroit. July 8th 10:30 am - 2:30 pm Kemeny Recreation Center 2260 S Fort St, Detroit, MI. All are welcome Register by July 1: bit.ly/LegendsDetroitEJ Legendary Women of Environmental Justice in Detroit

IRWG affiliates and seed grant recipients will host a community event featuring women of color environmental activists in Detroit on July 8th.

a circle char with four sections labeled: Prepare, Connect, Design, Research. The words "Equitable Impact" are in the center Building Partnerships through Community Engagement

We are excited to announce that IRWG has begun a new partnership with the Ginsberg Center, Michigan's civic and community engagement center.

2023 Graduate Student Research Awards

IRWG has awarded 10 doctoral students funding to support wide-ranging dissertation projects related to women, gender, and sexuality.

silhouettes of women's faces Addressing violence against women in pre-service health training

IRWG affiliate Vijay Singh contributes to WHO Training Guide 

photo of 4 handpainted kokeshi dolls in a display case Community Celebrates "Portraits of Feminism in Japan" exhibit

Last month, artists and community members gathered to celebrate and discuss the works in the current Lane Hall exhibition, Portraits of Feminism in Japan.