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About the Center for American Women and Politics

The Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP), a unit of the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is nationally recognized as the leading source of scholarly research and current data about American women’s political participation.
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News and Announcements

Senator Wynona Lipman Chair in Women's Political Leadership

presents
NPR Host Michel Martin
NPR Host Michel Martin
Why I Want You to Tell Me More: On Bringing the Outsiders In
3/10 7 pm
Douglass Campus Center
details here

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      Ready to Run

Ready to Run® NJ
March 13-14, 2015

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Navigating Gendered Terrain: Strategies and Stereotypes
in Political
Campaigns

Scholar Susan Carroll receives award By CAWP scholar Kelly Dittmar
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Amazon.

 
 
  

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Upcoming Ready to Run® Programs around the country:

Ready to Run® Iowa Workshop Series:
March 13, 2015; April 24, 2015
Ready to Run® New Jersey – March 13-14, 2015
Ready to Run® Louisiana – March 24-25, 2015
Ready to Run® New Mexico - April 10-11, 2015
Ready to Run® Michigan – April 17-18, 2015
Women Lead Arkansas – July 25 -27, 2015

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Conversations with American women leaders
     Video series available here

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NEW volumes in the CAWP Series in Gender and American Politics

Gender in Campaigns for the U.S. House of Representatives - Barbara Burrell
The Political Consequences of Motherhood - Jill S. Greenlee

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Higher Heights Report

New Report on
Black Women in US Politics

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