The National Council on Family Relations will recognize Dr. Jennifer Randles, assistant sociology professor, as the 2016 recipient of the Jessie Bernard Contribution to Feminists Scholarship Paper Award at the 2016 NCFR Annual Conference Nov. 2 through 5 in Minneapolis. Randles is being recognized for her paper, “Redefining the Marital Power Struggle through Relationship Skills: How United States Marriage Education Programs Challenge and Reproduce Gender Inequality.” Her research interests include low-income families, marriage, gender, family policies and feminist qualitative research methods. She joined the Fresno State faculty in 2013 after teaching at Austin College for two years. The NCFR is a nonprofit organization focused on family research. INFO: Jeanne Strand at