Kandace Creel Falcón, Assistant Professor in Women’s and Gender Studies, and Kathryn Kottenbrock, Women’s and Gender Studies major, took part in the Northwest Women’s Economic Equality Summit on September 12, 2012. Kottenbrock was representing the Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless for which she is completing an internship credit through WGS. The summit brought together policy advocates, service providers and scholars to address the gendered realities of poverty in the state of Minnesota.