Alumni Spotlight

  • Dr. Garner, who received her Ph.D. in Educational Policy Studies with a graduate minor in Gender and Women's Studies, is the first Executive Director of the Art Film Foundation (AFF). She will lead and oversee AFF's fundraising, organizational management, and community relations.
  • Aashika Anantharaman majored in Psychology and Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of Illinois of Urbana Champaign.
  • Emily DiFilippo has completed the PhD in Spanish Literatures & Cultures with a GWS minor, specializing in representations of disability in contemporary Spain.
  • Rico Kleinstein Chenyek is an MD/PhD candidate in the Institute of Communications Research and the Medical Scholars Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Their major focus of study is in the social and cultural studies of science, medicine, and technology, w
  • S. Moon Cassinelli is completing a dissertation in the Department of English and has graduate minors in American Indian Studies and Gender and Women's Studies.
  • As a junior transfer student, Miranda has done her best to make the most out of her time at the University of Illinois.
  • Kate has graduated with a degree in Integrative Biology and a Gender and Women's Studies minor.