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United States

National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA)

Established in 1977, the National Women’s Studies Association has as one of its primary objectives promoting and supporting the production and dissemination of knowledge about women and gender through teaching, learning, research and service in academic and other settings.

higher education

Women’s and Gender Studies Consortium (GWSC)

The Women’s and Gender Studies Consortium is a network of UW System Women’s and Gender Studies programs and systemwide initiatives. The Consortium is designed to enhance student learning and service to students; support multiculturalism and inclusion; lead efforts to develop and integrate intersectional feminist scholarship; and strengthen connections between campuses and communities.


Speaking Out: Women, Poverty, and Public Policy

Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Annual Women’s Studies Conference held October 29-31, 1998 at UW-Eau Claire – a feminist analysis of the ongoing debates about welfare reform, and the related issue of women’s economic security.