This year's conferences
UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN presents
THINKING GENDER 2015
25th Annual Graduate Student Research Conference
April 23, 11:30 am to 6 pm
April 24, 8 am to 6 pm
PLACE: Grand Horizon Ballroom, Covel Commons, UCLA
Attendance at conference panels and the keynote address is free, but there is a registration fee of $35 for access to the conference workshops, networking lunch, and keynote cocktail reception. You'll also get a Thinking Gender tote bag and CSW coffee mug. Select PRIME when you visit the registration website.
COSPONSORS: Vice Provost & Dean Robin Garrell of Graduate Division, UCLA Colloquium in History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, InterActions: UCLA Journal of Education and Information Studies, History of Women, Men, and Sexuality Emphasis (HWMS), UC Irvine Center for the Biotechnology and Global Health Policy, and Marcus Kowal and System Training Center, Hotel Angeleno, and Comfort Inn Santa Monica
THINKING GENDER COORDINATOR: Chien-Ling Liu is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of History at UCLA. Her dissertation is on the microbiological studies and public health work by the Pasteur Institutes in China between 1899 and 1950, particularly concerning prophylaxis of smallpox and rabies. She is interested in power dynamics of scientific knowledge production and practices in cross-cultural contexts, relating to the issues of modernity. When not writing her dissertation, she enjoys going to movies and playing badminton.