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    Additional Research

    Mount Saint Mary’s is known nationally for its research on gender equity; the University also partners with groups across California to create local-level gendered research. Below are links to some of our recent collaborations:

    Interested in creating a Report on the Status of Women and Girls for your own community? Contact Kimberly Kenny, assistant vice president of institutional advancement: or 213.477.2700.


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    Network, Learn, and Take Action!
    Join Mount Saint Mary’s University at our 6th Annual Report on the Status of Women and Girls in California™! The 2017 event will have a unique focus on health and wellness, and the public release of the report will showcase local and national leaders dedicated to ensuring the physical, mental and spiritual health of women and girls everywhere. 

    Thursday, March 23, 2017

    9 to 10 a.m. Networking Breakfast
    10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Program
    12:30 to 2:00 p.m. VIP Luncheon

    Skirball Cultural Center
    2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90049


    Program & VIP Luncheon:
    Public: $125.00
    MSMU Alums & Non-Profits: $100.00
    This option includes parking, continental breakfast, program, and VIP Luncheon after the program and full Report.

    Public: $50.00
    Non-Profits & MSMU Alums: $25.00
    Non-MSMU Students: $15.00
    MSMU Faculty, Staff & Students: Complimentary
    These ticket options include parking, continental breakfast, Report Overview and program only.

    For more information and sponsorship opportunities, contact Heather Schraeder, director of special events and public programs, at or 213.477.2761.

    For media inquiries, contact Phillip Jordan, manager of communications and marketing, at or 213.477.2506.

    Mount Saint Mary’s is committed to ensuring that women are afforded equal opportunities to engage in society. As a women’s university, we are uniquely positioned to create this type of publication, which is compiled annually by our faculty. We are honored that this research is used by community advocates, educators and legislators to effect change across California and beyond.

    To read the 2016 research, click on the download buttons, or view the content by topic below.

  • California Black Women's Health Project Hispanas Organized for Political Equality–California Los Angeles African American Women's Public Policy Institute The women's Foundation of California Town Hall Los Angeles City of Los Angeles Honest Tea SmartyPants Vitamins KCRW Los Angeles Magazine YOGAWORKS Desk Yogi Clifford Swan ANDREWS · LAGASSE · BRANCH & BELL LLP Guggenheim Investments Locke Lord LLP Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.