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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Congratulations to Sarah Deer, a KU alum, on this exciting accomplishment!! Sarah is a professor at William Mitchell College of Law and advocate for Native American women at risk of domestic abuse and sexual violence.
William Mitchell professor among 2014 MacArthur 'genius grant' winners
CHICAGO -- A professor whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a St. Paul lawyer who advocates for victims of domestic abuse are among the 21 winners of this year's MacArthur Foundation "genius grants."

It's almost time for one of two amazing opportunities to see Dominique Christina! Head to the Union now for Tea at 3! #kusaaw
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.