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Speaker Series: “How Women Won for Themselves the Right to Vote”
March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us Thursday, March 5 at 7:00 p.m. for “How Women Won for Themselves the Right to Vote” by Dr. Lin Logan.
Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment to the Constitution which protected American women’s right to vote, Dr. Logan will cover the history of these brave suffragists.
Sponsored by the Bias Speaker Series, a light reception will be served from 6:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Dr. Logan received her BS from Radford University, her MS from Old Dominion University, and her Ed. D in Educational Foundations from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu. Her dissertation was on Territorial Normal and Training School, 1895–1931: An Institutional History of Public Teacher Education in Hawaii. A lifelong educator, Dr. Logan was on the faculty of Virginia Wesleyan College from 1986 to 2011. She received the Samuel Nelson Grey Distinguished Teaching Award in 1996. Dr. Logan is a member of LWV of Dare and served the organization as its co-president for four years.
The Bias Speaker Series is supported by the John H. & Frances Lane Bias Foundation, Inc. (The Bias Foundation), in collaboration with the Town of Duck. The series will offer presentations throughout the year by educators, scientists, and community leaders on a variety of topics. All events are free and open to the public.