Waverly, IA AAUW Branch Program
Contact Kim Folkers, firstname.lastname@example.org; 319-231-1983 for more info.
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March 18, 2021 – Reflecting on the Strangest Election in the History of the U.S. and Its Implications for the Future (2020); 6:30 p.m. Social Hour; 6:45 p.m.; Business meeting; 7:00 p.m. program. (Zoom)
Chris Larimer is Professor of Political Science at the University of Northern Iowa. He is the solo author of the book, Gubernatorial Stability in Iowa: A Stranglehold on Power, as well as the co-author of two other books, The Public Policy Theory Primer and The Public Administration Theory Primer. He is best known for his research on social pressure and voter turnout which has been discussed in several media outlets, including the New York Times, Washington Post, PBS NewsHour, and The Atlantic. Chris also provides regular commentary to several media outlets, including Iowa Public Radio and KWWL Television News.
April 15, 2021 – Poverty, Race and Gender in the Digital Economy, Chris Knudson, Director of Marketing and Communications, Wartburg College; 6:30 p.m. Social Hour; 6:45 p.m.; Business meeting; 7:00 p.m. program. (Zoom).
May 20, 2021 – Ethics, Sex, and Consent on Campus, Dr. Abbylynn Helgevold, Wartburg College; 6:30 p.m. Social Hour; 6:45 p.m.; Business meeting; 7:00 p.m. program. (Zoom)
Dr. Abbylynn Helgevold, ethics, philosophy, and religion professor, has been appointed the Board of Regents Distinguished Professorship in Ethics. A public event to recognize Helgevold will be deferred until the campus community can gather in accordance with COVID-19 safety guidelines. Click here to read more about her and the history of the chair, which was established in 1989.