Roseann Pluretti

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Roseann is a PhD student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications and is also in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies’ Graduate Certificate program. Roseann’s career aspirations include becoming a full-time professor and researcher in the mass communications field. She hopes to educate, empower, and enact change through her research on gender, sexuality, and media. When she’s not searching the stacks of Watson library, she likes to enjoy any and all arts and sports events in Lawrence and Kansas City. She looks forward to volunteering and helping others through ETC’s various opportunities, and she is a workshop facilitator at the Emily Taylor Center.​

Did You Know..
  • Only 23% of all Distinguished Professors at KU are women, compared to 24% three years ago
  • Of the 165 members of the Kansas legislature, only 40 are women
  • Only 3 of the 14 Kansas Court of Appeals Judges are women
  • 31% of Kansas families with a single-female head of household live below the poverty level
  • Median earnings in Kansas for women are just 77% of what median earnings are for men

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