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CATEGORIES: July 2021, Voices

Nominations for 2022 Women Impacting ISU calendar due Sept. 24

Nominations are being accepted for the 2022 Women Impacting ISU calendar through Friday, Sept. 24, until 11:59 p.m. The annual calendar, which was first published in 2007, highlights the accomplishments and achievements of 12 women currently on the Iowa State campus as students, faculty, professional and scientific staff, or merit staff. The calendar is open … Continue reading Nominations for 2022 Women Impacting ISU calendar due Sept. 24

CATEGORIES: July 2021, Voices

Of note: News about center faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends

The Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics is pleased to recognize the accomplishments and activities of its faculty, staff, students, alumni and supporters: Dianne Bystrom, director emerita, was elected director of communications for the League of Women Voters of Nebraska at its annual meeting on April 24. In the newly created position, she … Continue reading Of note: News about center faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends

CATEGORIES: May 2021, Voices

Voter engagement continues at Iowa State – and wins awards!

No election? No problem! The Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics continues to lead Iowa State’s student voter engagement efforts and earn national recognition. GO VOTE design sprint In March, the Catt Center partnered with ISU’s new Student Innovation Center, the Department of Political Science, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences … Continue reading Voter engagement continues at Iowa State – and wins awards!

CATEGORIES: May 2021, Voices

Girl Scouts learn the importance of voting rights through new patch program

Amidst the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, the Carrie Chapman Catt Center teamed up with Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa to create a new scouting patch – the Women’s Right to Vote Patch. The patch program was created to educate young girls on the importance of voting, as well as create an appreciation for the historic achievement … Continue reading Girl Scouts learn the importance of voting rights through new patch program