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  • Saida Waheed Gender Iniative - Spring Seminar Series 2018
    2018-01-23
    The Saida Waheed Gender Initiative proudly announces its seminar series for Spring 2018! Abstracts for papers and speaker profiles will be shared closer to the date. Looking forward to seeing you...
  • 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,...