News and Press Releases Archive
|A Word from Outgoing IRWG Director, Sarah Fenstermaker||
"As I reflect on my time at IRWG I am moved to recall the wonderful work the IRWG staff and I have accomplished together in a short time. . ."
|Graduate Student Spotlight: Charnan Williams, PhD Candidate in History||
Boyd/Williams Dissertation Grant Recipient, Charnan Williams explores California archives for her research on race, labor and gender
|Announcing New Director||
As the Institute for Research on Women and Gender enters our 23rd year, we are delighted to announce our new director, Professor Anna Kirkland.
|IRWG Awards Faculty Grants for Research on Women & Global Health||
Announcing the 2017 Sisters Fund for Global Health grant recipients
|IRWG Faculty Receive NIH Grant to Study Tobacco Use, Discrimination, and Health in the LGBT Population||
Sean Esteban McCabe (primary investigator), Carol Boyd, and Philip Veliz (co-investigators), were awarded funding from the National Institutes of Health for their project titled, “Health, Stress, and Tobacco Use Disparities among Sexual Minority Populations.”
|Health, Stress, and Tobacco Use Disparities among Sexual Minority Populations||
Three-year NIH-funded study to enhance the understanding of tobacco/nicotine use among sexual minorities in the U.S.
|Levitsky & Armstrong to Study University Responses to Campus Sexual Assault||
U-M sociologists Sandra R. Levitsky and Elizabeth A. Armstrong have received funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for their project entitled "Leaders and Laggards: Explaining Variation in University Responses to Sexual Violence in a Changing Legal Environment."
|Leaders and Laggards: Explaining Variation in University Responses to Sexual Violence in a Changing Legal Environment||
Three year NSF-funded study led by sociologists Elizabeth A. Armstrong and Sandra R. Levitsky, investigating how universities respond to campus sexual assault in a tumultuous legal environment.
|IRWG Director Sarah Fenstermaker Announces Retirement||
This September, Sarah Fenstermaker will conclude her five-year term as IRWG director and will retire to her home in California.
|Rethinking exercise: Replace punishing workouts with movement that makes you happy||
by Jared Wadley, U-M News Service, May 23, 2017