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Riceville, Iowa schoolteacher and anti-racism activist who pioneered diversity training with her famous "Blue Eyed, Brown Eyed" exercise
Iowa City high school drama and English teacher.
Shenandoah, Iowa teacher who became school superintendent for Page County, Iowa. She played a central role in the development of activities for rural youth and is referred to as the 'Mother of 4-H.'
Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Des Moines-born clubwoman, community leader, businesswoman, and Republican Party activist.
Disability access and awareness advocate and 1996 Ms. Wheelchair Iowa winner.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Nationally recognized journalist whose reporting included coverage of the women's movement.
Adel, Iowa native who was an accomplished high school athlete in the 1970s.
Iowa activist involved in the peace movement as well energy conservation and environmental protection coalitions.
Local branch of the national non-partisan League of Women Voters which seeks to promote political responsibility through educating and informing the public on selected governmental issues and promoting action on those issues.
The league has been involved in various projects and studies throughout its history, reflecting changing political issues while maintaining a core concern for the community of Mount Vernon.
During the 1980s and 1990s, the LWV of Muscatine conducted a number of studies on Muscatine county issues, including the ambulance 911 system, law enforcement, county courthouse space needs, alternative forms of county government, housing, education, land use, hazardous waste, local option tax, the U.S. Highway 61 Bypass, and the Muscatine fire station.
Scholar, writer and artist.
Audiovisual educator and professor in the Education Department at the University of Iowa.
Public servant, feminist activist, and poet from Davenport, Iowa.
Scholar and translator whose work focused on Haitian intellectual Jean Price-Mars.
Dancer, choreographer and educator who worked in Iowa, Massachussetts, Oregon and New York.