In The News - Institute of Gender Studies (IGS)

December 2017

The IGS has launched its 2017-18 seminar series.

Talks are on Thursdays, are free and are open to all. Sessions run from 5pm to around 6.30pm in Hollybank Room CHB009 on the University of Chester’s Parkgate Road campus.

  • Friday, January 5, 2018  

    What our bodies mean to us – in terms of self-perception, sexual identity, body modifications and political activism – is the subject of a new book edited by a University of Chester Professor.

  • Wednesday, January 3, 2018  

    The Director of the Institute of Gender Studies, Professor Emma Rees, was the keynote speaker at an International Women’s Conference, held at Queen Margaret University (QMU) in Edinburgh.

  • Monday, March 7, 2016  

    To coincide with International Women’s Day on Tuesday, March 8, the University of Chester has launched its Institute of Gender Studies (IGS).

  • Thursday, September 18, 2014  

    The University of Chester has been recognised by a national advisory body for its progress in advancing gender equality in arts, humanities and social science careers.