CROW Forum (Current Research on Women & Gender)

CROW Forums are held on the first Monday of the month at 12 noon in Rod Library, Room 287.  Faculty, staff, students and members of the wider community are invited!

2015-2016 Schedule

October 5: Barbara Lounsberry, Languages & Literatures

  • The Legacy of Virginia Wolf

November 2: Victoria DeFrancisco, Communication Studies

                        Melissa Payne, Kirkwood Community College

  • A Story of Relationship as a Strategy for Racial Battle Fatigue

December 7: Leisl Carr-Childers, History  

Please note that this event is starting at 12:15 PM

  • The Historical (En)Gendering of Wild Horse Preservation

February 1: Michelle Tichy, Educational Pyschology & Foundations

  • Care, Connectedness, & Motivation: Keys to Supporting At Risk Girls

March 7: Kim Baker, Sociology

  • "And then she met this moron": Gendered Narratives in Addiction-Themed Reality Television Shows

April 4: UNI Outstanding Graduate Paper on Gender Award Winner 

  • Title: TBA, Location Sabin 207

*If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the 2016-2017 CROW Forums, please contact