Critical Social Studies

Critical Social Studies

The Critical Social Studies program focuses on theory, emphasizing social and cultural theories and their interrelationships. Though we hold differing interpretations of what theory is, we share an understanding of its rootedness in the lived practice of everyday lives.

Critical Social Studies News

Decker ’15 Earns Fulbright to Malaysia

Res23783Georgia Decker ’15 has been selected for a prestigious 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Malaysia, affording her the chance of a lifetime to serve abroad as an English teaching…
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Youth Leadership College at West Street

Res21347For much of the spring semester, Madeline Buckley ’15 and Dana Williams ’16 are co-leading Youth Leadership College (YLC) sessions for second graders involved in student government at West Street…
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HWS Alums Join AmeriCorps

Res12459More than 150 young men and women from all walks of life came together this summer in Philadelphia, Penn., to be sworn in as AmeriCorps VISTAS. What all of them share…
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Bonner Leaders Attend VA Conference

Res10828Active members of the community, Michael Austerlitz ’10 and Clifford Gardner ’10, recently conducted a workshop on Race, Class and Gender at the Bonner Conference at the University of Richmond,…
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Simpson on International Governance

Res8800Matt Simpson ’04 was recently named an associate in the international trade and arbitration group at Weil Gotshal and Manges, LLP.  Simpson is located in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. …
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