Women & Gender Studies Institute

Women & Gender Studies Co-founder’s New Scholarship Celebrates 50 Years of Support

Ceta Ramkhalawansingh, who helped create the first Women’s Studies course at U of T in 1971, has created a new scholarship in her name. Photo credit: Toronto City Hall. We’re celebrating International Women’s Day by highlighting the groundbreaking contributions and unique stories of women in A&S. All week, we’ll shine a spotlight on the vibrant women of our community. When Margaret Atwood tweets about you, it’s kind of a big deal. The iconic author and Faculty of Arts & Science alumna put out the call to support her longtime friend and fellow U of T graduate, Ceta Ramkhalawansingh, who recently created a scholarship to support students in the Women & Gender Studies Institute (WGSI). Read More