Volunteers

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Raeley is currently a freshman at KU studying Journalism. She hopes to pursue a career in sports broadcasting. Her interests include reading about current events, baking, and watching basketball. She is an in-office volunteer at the Emily Taylor Center. Rock Chalk​

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Alec Feather is an undergraduate at KU majoring in Political Science and Russian. Alec intends to attend the KU School of Law following the completion of his degrees. His favorite readings include books by Ayn Rand and Kurt Vonnegut. While working at the Emily Taylor Center, Alec facilities a book club focused on understanding women's issues and promoting gender equity.​

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Loic Njiakin is a senior at KU studying Neurobiology and English. He loves reading and writing, and his favorite authors include Toni Morrison, Albert Camus, and André Aciman. He also enjoys running and staying as active as his schedule allows. In previous years, he has participated in various charity 10k, 5k, and "fun runs" in the Lawrence and KC Metro area. He considers himself a very social person and is always willing to talk about current events, interesting books, movies, food, really anything--if ever you run into him, please don't hesitate to strike up a conversation.

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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.​

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She is a double major in Political Science and Strategic and Communications. She is from Minnesota and she is a 2nd year student at KU. She loves to read, hike, and bake. She is an in-office volunteer and social media marketing volunteer at the Emily Taylor Center​

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Freshman Undergrad Business student majoring in Business Analytics and minoring in German Language. At the center, Carson helps with social media outreach and various other events put on through the Emily Taylor Center. She enjoys running and has run half-marathons and various 5ks. Loves to watch Netflix and pet dogs.
 
 

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Undergraduate student majoring in Applied Behavioral Sciences with a specialty in Community Health and Development and double minoring in Speech Language and Hearing Disorders and Women Studies.  At the center, Martha assists with program development, specifically concerning positive body image, and bring awareness to current gender and equity issues through various tabling events.


Did You Know..
  • Only 22% of all Distinguished Professors at KU are women, compared to 24% just two years ago
  • Of the 165 members of the Kansas legislature, only 41 are women
  • Only 3 of the 14 Kansas Court of Appeals Judges are women
  • 38% of Kansas families with a single-female head of household live below the poverty level
  • Median earnings in Kansas for women are just 79% of what median earnings are for men

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