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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!

 

Meet This Year's Men

 

Past Years' Men

                        

 

         

 

         

 


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

Concerned by what you now know? Get involved today!

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.