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CROW is regularly contacted for imput on local and national news stories related to the research we conduct. Take a moment and browse through those articles!

Teen Pregnancy

June 21, 2012

The Memphis Flyer

"Survey Says"

CROW director, Lynda Sagrestano, PhD, talks to the Flyer about a new survey that shows increased rates of unsafe sex with multiple partners by Memphis teens.

http://www.memphisflyer.com/memphis/survey-says/Content?oid=3210469


January 11, 2011

My Fox Memphis

MemTV Co-Chairs, Dr. Muriel Rice, Rebecca Terrell, and Dr. Lynda Sagrestano talk to Fox 13 News about Teen Pregnancy

http://www.myfoxmemphis.com/dpp/good_morning/011111-group-works-to-prevent-teen-pregnancy


February 1, 2011

Memphis Parent Magazine

MemTV Co-Chairs, Dr. Muriel Rice, Rebecca Terrell, and Dr. Lynda Sagrestano talk to Memphis Parent Magazine about Teen Pregnancy

http://www.memphisparent.com/article/what-do-about-pregnant-teens


 Bullying

October 9, 2010

WREG 

"Stop Bullying Gays and Lesbians" --video

http://www.wreg.com/news/wreg-gay-and-lesbian-bullying-story,0,5499706.story


October 19, 2010

WMCTV

"Community forum focuses on gay youth suicides"

http://www.wmctv.com/Global/story.asp?S=13353385


November 2, 2010

Commercial Appeal

"Memphis, Shelby County schools combat anti-gay bullying"

http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2010/nov/02/schools-combat-anti-gay-bullying/


 


CROW Director Joins the Board of Directors of the National Council for Research on Women

Lynda M. Sagrestano, Ph.D., Director of the Center for Research on Women(CROW) at the University of Memphis, was invited to join the Board of Directors of the National Council for Research on Women (NCRW).

NCRW, established in 1982, is a network of 120 leading research, policy and advocacy centers dedicated to improving the lives of women and girls. In partnership with business, academic, nonprofit, and philanthropic organizations, NCRW advances collaborative and transformative change, both nationally and globally.

CROW was among the original 28 founding member centers, and remains an active part of the NCRW network.


Senate Resolution Honors CROW

Tennessee Senate Joint Resolution No. 236 honors and commends CROW for "its tremendous efforts on behalf of women everywhere and its dedicated service to the greater Memphis community and the State of Tennessee."


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