Women and Gender Studies Program

Women and Gender Studies Award History

Women and Gender Studies Award History

 

The Outstanding Graduate of USM Women and Gender Studies Award is given each year to an alum of the Program who has done outstanding service in the area of gender equity and/or has exhibited professional or academic excellence since graduation.

2010 Gina Capra ‘05
2009 Martha Huestis '01
2008 Aprill Newman '06
2007 Lauren Webster '02
2006 Cara Bilodeau '02
2005 Nancy Foss '87


The Friend of USM Women and Gender Studies Award is given each year to an individual or organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the Women and Gender Studies Program and/or to gender equity in the Southern Maine community.

2010 Robert Woodbury
2009 Shalom Odokara
2008 Sarah Standiford
2007 Erica Rand
2006 Maine Won't Discriminate
2005 Lois Galgay Reckitt

 

The Kathleen MacPherson Award was named in honor of founding faculty member Kathleen MacPherson and is given to a WGS faculty member in recognition of outstanding scholarship, effective teaching, and exemplary service to the Women and Gender Studies Program.

2010 Award Susan Fineran
2009 Award Susan Feiner
2008 Award Kate Wininger
2007 Award Eileen Eagan
2006 Award Wendy Chapkis
2005 Award Rita Kissen
2004 Award Lorrayne Carroll
2003 Award Diana Long
2002 Award Nancy Gish

MacPherson Outstanding Feminist Faculty Awardees

MacPherson Awardees (left to right) Elieen Eagan '07, Susan Feiner '09, Wendy Chapkis '06, Lorrayne Carroll '04, and Susan Fineran '10.