News

  • Saida Waheed Gender Initiative, LUMS Call for Proposals
    2017-02-21
    The Saida Waheed Gender Initiative (SWGI) at the Lahore University of Management Sciences is pleased to announce its second colloquium, ‘Bringing Gender from the Margins to the Center’,...
  • Gender Seminar Series Spring 2017
    2017-01-19
    The Saida Waheed Gender Initiative proudly presents its seminars for Spring 2017. The gender seminar series is envisioned as a space for local scholars of gender studies to share their publications...
  • Dr. Karin Astrid on Women's Empowerment and Economic Growth in Pakistan
    2016-02-09
    Watch Dr. Karin Astrid Siegmann talk about her research in collaboration with Dr. Hadia Majid of Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS). Dr....
  • Professor Cynthia Enloe Presents Skype Lecture to LUMS Students
    2016-01-27
    On January 27, 2016, noted academic Professor Cynthia Enloe presented a Skype lecture titled ‘How to Become a Curious Feminist: Making Better Sense of This World’ to students of Dr....
  • UT Austin Faculty Discuss Gender Studies at LUMS
    2016-01-16
    On January 16, 2016, the Saida Waheed Gender Initiative hosted a gender studies roundtable at the university with faculty visiting from the University of Texas, Austin. Representing a range of...
  • Call for Proposals: Gender Initiative Grants
    2015-10-21
    The Saida Waheed Gender Initiative is pleased to announce a call for proposals. The Initiative will provide grants to faculty for the pursuit of creative and interdisciplinary research and...
  • LUMS Announces the Launch of Saida Waheed Gender Initiative
    2015-10-05
    Thanks to a generous donation from Justice (R) Nasira Iqbal and family, LUMS is proud to announce the formation of the Saida Waheed Gender Initiative. The initiative seeks to leverage teaching,...