Category: Voices

CATEGORIES: September 2020, Voices

Student interns assist Catt Center with research, programming

Three undergraduate student interns and two graduate assistants are assisting the staff of the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics for the 2020-21 academic year. Every year, undergraduate student interns play an essential role in the Catt Center’s work. They research speeches and political ads for the Archives of Women’s Political Communication, collect … Continue reading Student interns assist Catt Center with research, programming

CATEGORIES: September 2020, 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 and alumni: Dianne Bystrom, director emerita, led a break-out session via Zoom on “A Brief History of the 19th Amendment” at the annual meeting of the League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha … Continue reading Of note: News about center faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends

CATEGORIES: July 2020, Voices

Catt Center leads student voting engagement efforts

The Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics and the student organization Vote Everywhere will coordinate Iowa State’s student voting engagement activities for the fall 2020 election and beyond. ISU President Wendy Wintersteen has designated Dr. Kedrowski as ISU’s campus voting coordinator. “Cyclones have a lot of energy and interest in student voter registration … Continue reading Catt Center leads student voting engagement efforts

CATEGORIES: July 2020, Voices

‘Toward a Universal Suffrage’ exhibit available for circulation

The exhibit “Toward a Universal Suffrage: African American Women in Iowa and the Vote for All,” is coming to a venue near you! This year marks the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, which guaranteed women suffrage, or the right to vote. African American women played a crucial role in … Continue reading ‘Toward a Universal Suffrage’ exhibit available for circulation