Forkenbrock Series on Public Policy


Women in Politics 2014: Historic & Current Perspectives

Old Capitol Museum Senate Chambers
Friday, April 18th, 2014 8:15 AM to 5:00 PM
Women in Politics 2014

Join us for a day-long symposium that will examine why women do or do not run for political office, how they govern once elected, and documentation of the history of women in politics.  The symposium will wrap up with a policy discussion and action steps.  Click on the tabs below for more information about agenda, speakers, etc. 



This symposium is presented by the Public Policy Center in partnership with and in honor of the Iowa Women's Archives.


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Leslie Gannon at (319) 335-6817 or