gender identity terms

The Wood/Raith Living Trust is named for Audrey Wood (UCONN class of ‘47) and Edeltraut Raith. Both Wood and Raith earned their Masters in Library Science from the University of Southern California and spent their careers as librarians with the San Francisco Public Library system. They generously gifted the University of Connecticut funds for the study of gender identity under the Wood/Raith Living Trust.

Various initiatives will be planned to support gender-related activities at UConn. This initiatives will be published on this web site and announced via Daily Digest announcements.


  • Graduate student fellowship funding initiative — due 5/10/18
    Our first funding initiative is to invite graduate students to apply for summer fellowships for 2018.  Students across all fields whose research has a primary focus on gender identity are eligible.  For 2018, the Wood/Raith Living Trust will award 12 graduate stipends at a maximum of $4,000 each. Students interested in receiving this fellowship support […]