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Men of Merit

The KU Men of Merit Poster recognizes the KU men who redefine masculinity by challenging norms, taking action, and leading by example while making outstanding achievements and contributions to KU and/or the Lawrence community. Click on the images below to view previous posters. Want to nominate a man of merit? Check back here in October!


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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 Barbara Timmermann, one of this year's Women's Hall of Fame inductees!
Medicinal chemistry researcher receives fellowship | The University of Kansas
Medicinal chemistry researcher receives fellowshipTue, 07/22/2014ContactJackie HoseySchool of Pharmacy785-864-1206jhosey@ku.eduLAWRENCE — Barbara Timmermann, University of Kansas Distinguished Professor of Medicinal Chemistry has been named a 2014 Fellow of the American Society of Pharmacognosy (ASP…

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.