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Brackenridge Fellow Alison Hnatow Studies Netflix Series

Alison Hnatow, a double major in GSWS and Politics and Philosophy, has been awarded a Brackenridge Fellowship this summer to study Anne with an E, the 2017 Netflix and CBC adaption of L.M. Montgomery's novel Anne of Green Gables. Like the novel, the series presents a coming-of-age story that focuses on gender roles, societal and community integration, and interpersonal relationships.


Pitt Again Ranked a Best College for LGBTQ+ Students

Happy Pride Month! For the fourth time, Pitt has been named a Best College for LGBTQ+ students, receiving five out of five stars.  

The Pitt LGBTQ Archival Education Project


A joint project of GSWS and the University Library System in support of LGBTQ archives has been awarded an Innovation in Education grant.  The Pitt LGBTQ Archival Education Project will involve Pitt undergraduates in the creation of a discovery tool to identify online LGBTQ archives from the greater Pittsburgh area. The project is co-directed byGSWS faculty member Dr. Julie Beaulieu, ULS archivist David Grinnell,  and ULS librarian Robin Kear, who is GSWS's liaison librarian and a member of the program's Steering Committee.  

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