As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Week, that the chancellor and provost will be sponsoring and participating in a panel discussion. Thursday, September 18th from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at the Commons. They welcome receiving questions that you would like the panel to address. Feel free to send them prior to Thursday’s panel to

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Did You Know..
  • Only 26% of all Distinguished Professors at KU are women
  • Of the 165 members of the Kansas legislature only 39 are women, the lowest since 1988
  • Only 2 of the 14 Kansas Court of Appeals Judges are women
  • 30% of single mothers in Kansas live below the poverty level

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Great article in yesterday's Kansan. Please join us tonight at 7 PM in the SMRC Classroom for Multiple Masculinities: A Cross-Cultural Conversation with Men at KU to continue this dialogue! #kusaaw
Campus groups encourage male contribution to sexual assault conversation
Until men start engaging in conversations about sexual assault, Drew Harger said, things won’t change.

Tony Porter A Call to Men Tony is the original visionary and co-founder behind A CALL TO MEN: The National Association of Men and Women Committed to Ending Violence Against Women. He is the author of "Well Meaning Men...Breaking Out of the Man Box - Ending Violence Against Women" and the visionary for the book, NFL Dads Dedicated to Daughters. Tony spoke in October 2011 as part of the Jana Mackey Lecture Series.