Research Grant Recipient Reception

Poster presentations by this year's student research fellowship awardees will be featured. Also acknowledged will be the women's studies minors who are graduating in May, and grant recipients for 2012-13.

Date/Time

Friday, May 4, 2012
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Location

Luann Dummer Center for Women


Cost



The Luann Dummer Center for Women and the Women’s Studies Department invite the campus community to a celebratory reception on Friday, May 4. The event will be held from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the women’s center, Room 103, O’Shaughnessy Educational Center. Refreshments will be available.

Poster presentations will be given by this year’s student research fellowship awardees:

  • Kylee Joosten, undergraduate recipient, will present her research on “Analyzing Experiences of Sexually Coercive Behavior and Instances of Self-Silencing in a Diverse Sample of Female Undergraduates” (Sociology, Dr. Lisa Waldner).
  • Sarah Muenster-Blakley, graduate recipient, will present her research on “Exhibitions for the International Community: The Photographs and Interviews of Rape Victims from Rwanda and Somalia by Jonathan Torgovnik and Fazal Shiekh” (Art History, Dr. Heather Shirey).
  • Sara Christenson, graduate recipient, will present her research on “Gender Differences in Deep Job Satisfaction” (Business, Dr. Teresa Rothausen-Vange).

Also acknowledged will be Jess Novak and Ruby Flesher, women’s studies minors who are graduating in May, and Amanda Lesnikowski, Nouchie Xiong and Rachel Macdonald, grant recipients for 2012-13.