On April 1, investigative journalist Florence George Graves visited Iowa State University as the 2019 Mary Louise Smith Chair in Women and Politics. She discussed sexual misconduct in politics and her investigations that led to the forced removal of an elected official and legislation.
This issue of Voices features three women honored in the Plaza of Heroines, all born before 1900, who were honored by their children or grandchildren for their dedication to their families and communities. If you are interested in purchasing a brick or a paver to honor a heroine in your life, fill out the online … Continue reading Stories from the Plaza of Heroines
The Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics is pleased to recognize the accomplishments and activities of its faculty, staff, students and alumni: Monic Behnken, 2017 Women Impacting ISU calendar honoree and associate professor in sociology, was appointed director of the Leadership Studies Program, effective March 1. She was also named a 2019 Exemplary … Continue reading Of note: news about center faculty, staff, students and alumni