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Tuesday, June 16, 2020
In Support of Accessible Campus Action Alliance »
June 16, 2020 The Accessible Action Alliance released a statement that the Executive Committee of NWSA supports:...
Thursday, June 4, 2020
Statement in Support of Black Lives and Protests against Police and State Violence »
June 4, 2020 NWSA is outraged about the recent death of George Floyd at the hands of a white police officer. Mr....
Friday, May 15, 2020
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Protecting WGS in the Time of COVID-19: An NWSA Statement and Data Collection Project »
May 14, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a wave of draconian cuts to higher education: hiring freezes,...
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Statement in Support of Dr. Red Washburn »
April 14, 2020 Statement in Support of Dr. Red Washburn The Executive Committee of the National Women’s Stud...
Monday, March 16, 2020
NWSA Presidential Statement on COVID-19 »
March 16, 2020 NWSA Presidential Statement on COVID-19 As the nation’s and world’s attention is focused on h...
Friday, December 20, 2019
NWSA Statement in Support of Dr. Lorgia García Peña »
December 20, 2019 As the Executive Committee of the National Women's Studies Association, the preeminent profession...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
NWSA Statement on Hong Kong »
December 10, 2019 As transnational feminists, we are appalled by the unfolding political and humanitarian crisis in...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
NWSA Statement on Kashmir »
October 17, 2019 The Executive Committee of the National Women’s Studies Association is alarmed about the Indian go...
Monday, January 14, 2019
NWSA Statement in Support of Angela Davis »
January 14, 2019 The Executive Committee of the National Women’s Studies Association is appalled and stunned by the...
Thursday, November 15, 2018
NWSA Statement Against Brazilian State Violence and Repression »
November 15, 2018 We are shocked, appalled, and saddened by the recent turn of events in Brazil which is nothing sh...
Thursday, November 15, 2018
NWSA Statement Against Redefinition of “Sex” in Federal Policies »
November 15, 2018 As scholars, community members, activists, and artists in coalition, the National Women’s Studies...
Monday, October 29, 2018
NWSA Statement Against Anti-Semitic Violence »
October 29, 2018 As an organization of feminist scholars, NWSA embraces the dignity and humanity of all people, and...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
NWSA Letter in Support of Jasbir K. Puar »
September 26, 2018 We write in support of our feminist colleague and NWSA member, Jasbir K. Puar, recent recipient...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
NWSA Statement Against Hungarian Government's Proposal to Ban Gender Studies »
August 14, 2018 Dr. József Bódis, State Secretary for Education Ministry of Human Capacities To Whom It...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
NWSA Letter in Support of Rabab Abdulhadi »
November 16, 2017 CSU Chancellor Tim White SFSU President Leslie Wong Provost Jennifer Summit Dean Kenneth Mo...
Monday, November 13, 2017
NWSA Statement of Solidarity with Puerto Rico »
November 13, 2017 In September the island of Puerto Rico, and other parts of the Caribbean, were hit with a devasta...
Thursday, August 24, 2017
NWSA Letter in Support of Fawzia Afzal-Khan »
August 24, 2017 Susan A. Cole, President Robert S. Friedman, Dean Montclair State University 1 Normal Avenue...
Friday, August 18, 2017
NWSA Letter on Charlottesville »
August 18, 2017 The National Women's Studies Association denounces the actions of white supremacists in Charlottesv...
Thursday, December 22, 2016
NWSA Letter in Support of Academic Freedom »
Leslie E. Wong, President San Francisco State University 1600 Holloway Avenue San Francisco, CA 94132 Decemb...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
NWSA Letter in Support of Academics in/from Turkey »
December 21, 2016 Dear Colleagues: As members of the Executive Committee of the National Women’s Studies Ass...
Monday, November 28, 2016
NWSA Statement on Combatting the Climate of Fear, Division and Xenophobia »
November 28, 2016 The National Women’s Studies Association Statement on Combatting the Climate of Fear, Division a...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
NWSA Letter in Support of Academic Freedom »
John Ettling, President State University of New York – Plattsburgh 101 Broad Street Plattsburgh, NY 12901 Se...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
NWSA Statement on Pulse Nightclub Attack »
June 22, 2016 Dear NWSA members, As members of the Executive Committee, we write to express our collective o...
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
NWSA Statement on Contingent Faculty Solidarity »
February 9, 2016 As the largest feminist academic organization in North America, the National Women’s Studies Assoc...
Monday, January 19, 2015
NWSA Statement Solidarity »
January 19, 2015 The National Women’s Studies Association releases this statement: In light of e...
Monday, October 6, 2014
NWSA Statement on Campus Safety Issues for Women, Particularly Women of Color »
October 6, 2014 Dear Colleagues: Since the news broke about the Arizona State University police stopping Pro...
Monday, October 6, 2014
Statement on University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Actions Against Professor Steven Salaita »
October 6, 2014 Office of the Chancellor University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 601 E. John St. Champaign...