Jessica Kelly

Jessica Kelly is the program manager in AAUW’s Campus Leadership Programs Department. She manages the Elect Her – Campus Women Win and $tart $mart programs. With master’s degrees in both women’s studies and higher education administration, Jessica is committed to working with women leaders on college campuses.

Apply to Host an Elect Her Training 2015

Elect Her–Campus Women Win will be expanding to 50 campuses around the nation next year. Teams of a campus administrator, student liaison, and AAUW liaison work together to plan and execute the training on campus, and any of those three people can apply. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   August 20, 2014
Students at an Elect Her training in 2014.

Choose Your Own Adventure: Apply for Campus Leadership Programs!

Each year, AAUW’s campus programs are part of the journey for thousands of college women on their way to being the next generation of leaders. This year, the adventure begins on August 20 as applications open for three of these programs Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   August 11, 2014
Molly Rockett stands in front of her campaign signs.

Molly Rockett Got Elected at 20, and You Can Too!

Molly Rockett is a rising senior at the University of Connecticut, a resident adviser on campus, and former president of the College Democrats. She also holds a local government position in her hometown. Read more »

Christina Beer

These 5 College Students Are Proof that Women Win Elections

A new study found that at our current rate, it will take women 100 years to achieve parity with men in Congress. The good news is that we can change that trend by encouraging more women to run for office from a young age. Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   June 30, 2014
Baffo stands at a podium with another student who is handing her a gavel.

New Student Government President Makes History at Rutgers

Kristine Baffo talked to us about the hard work and strategy behind her successful run for Rutgers University Student Assembly president. Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   June 11, 2014

Elect Her – Campus Women Win Sites

Fifty campuses will host Elect Her sessions in 2013–14. Elect Her – Campus Women Win is the only program in the country that encourages and trains college women to run for student government and future political office. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   January 01, 2014

How to Bring a Salary Negotiation Training to Your Campus

$tart $mart salary negotiation workshops empower college women to overcome the gender wage gap and teach them to benchmark and negotiate for a fair and equitable salary when they enter the job market. Find out how AAUW members can get involved with $tart $mart. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   November 16, 2013

$tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop Sites

$tart $mart delivered more than 400 workshops at colleges, universities, and other sites across the country. $tart $mart has a presence in 47 states, and more than 800 facilitators have been trained. Read more »

  |   ,   |   October 01, 2013
A group of colelge women wearing yellow Elect Her shirts stand around their teacher.

Choose Your Own Adventure: Apply for Campus Leadership Programs!

Each year, AAUW’s campus programs are part of the journey for thousands of college women on their way to being the next generation of leaders. Today, the adventure begins as applications open for three of these programs. Read more »

Article   |   Campus   |   August 21, 2013
Ana Morales's election poster.

Can a Woman Be President? Just Ask These Ladies!

As President Barack Obama’s second term gets underway, speculation is already running rampant over who will run next. Will our next president be a woman? It’s an important question, but […] Read more »