Investigating the impact of everyday chemical exposure on gendered and reproductive health, and proposing steps for change
Exploring how gender roles matter when families use water — and how feminist approaches can enrich conservation efforts
Imagining a feminist abolitionist future, free from incarceration and state-sanctioned gender violence
Asking who our sexual violence policies serve, and creating new and intersectional pathways to justice
News and Announcements
Thinking Gender on March 6, 2020
Thinking Gender 2020 will take place on March 6, with a keynote panel headlined by Mariame Kaba. The conference focuses on feminist, queer, trans, anti-carceral, transnational, and intersectional approaches to sexual violence.
HIRING: Program and Research Developer
We are currently accepting applications for a Program and
Research Developer to join our team starting January 2020. This is a FULL-TIME, CAREER position. Applications are due January 1, 2020.
UC Extreme Sentencing Project Awarded Seed Grant!
CSW Associate Director Grace Hong received a seed grant from the Institute on Democracy and Inequality for a new project that will track how gender, race, socioeconomic status, region/county, and other factors influence the length of sentences and parole decisions. The project centers the perspectives and insights of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people.
2019-2020 Policy Brief Competition: Confronting the Carceral State, Reimagining Justice
CSW is now accepting submissions for our 2019-2020 Policy Brief competition. Graduate Students at all UC Campuses are encouraged to submit policy briefs on the topic “Confronting the Carceral State, Reimagining Justice.”
New CSW Policy Brief on Sexual Violence and Intersectionality
CSW is pleased to announce the publication of a new set of policy briefs on sexual violence and intersectionality, authored by UCLA Graduate Students. Congratulations to our student authors and thank you to our faculty review committee for your hard work bringing this project to fruition. Download your copy today!
Accessible Spaces: A Fragrance-Free Toolkit
CSW is proud to announce the publication of Accessible Spaces: A Fragrance-Free Toolkit. This guide provides the basics on how and why going fragrance-free can make our campus more accessible to everyone, and includes sample language, sign templates, and more!