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Carolina Seminar on Gender & Politics
March 28, 2018 @ 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
Join us for our third event in a yearlong series of Carolina Seminars. Focused on Gender and Politics, the panel and following conversation will address the role gender plays in North Carolina politics for both voters and elected officials, as well as the significant increase of women and transgender individuals running for and winning public office. Dr. Leisha DeHart-Davis (School of Government) will moderate a conversation with these distinguished panelists:
- Senator Valerie P. Foushee (District 23)
- Janet Hoy, co-president of the North Carolina chapter of the League of Women Voters
- Dr. Rebecca Kreitzer, assistant professor of Public Policy, UNC-CH
- Dr. David McLennan, author of the report “The Status of Women in North Carolina Politics” (2016)
Reception to follow
Parking available in Bell Tower Deck after 5:00 p.m.