The Women's and Gender Studies Program of SMU mourns the loss of Louise Raggio, a trailblazing lawyer and SMU graduate, who died this weekend. She spearheaded a rewriting of the Texas law code in order to secure legal and property rights that were denied to married women before 1967.
If you would like to make a donation to Louise Raggio's memory, please click here or use the Donate to WGST link on the lefthand column. If the words "Raggio Fund in Women and Gender Studies" do not appear in the drop-down, choose "Other" and write in "Raggio Fund #410648-20."
For an editorial about her life, see Dallas Morning News.