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How to Disband an AAUW Affiliate

Losing local connections to AAUW is unfortunate. However, in recognition that AAUW affiliates (defined as branches or YWTF chapters) sometimes contemplate dissolution, addressing the appropriate actions to dissolve is important. Here are the steps that must be taken to disband an AAUW affiliate. Read more »

Resource   |   June 21, 2017
2017 AAUW National Election Voter Guide cover art

AAUW National Election

It’s your AAUW, so your voice counts. Review AAUW’s bylaws, learn about candidates for election to the Board of Directors, get answers to frequently asked questions, and much more. Read more »

Resource   |   June 16, 2017

7 Women’s Stories of Student Debt

AAUW’s 2017 research report Deeper in Debt: Women and Student Loans found that when it comes to student loans, women bear a disproportionate burden of student debt. Read about seven women who made the decision to invest in their futures by pursuing college degrees, but at what price. Read more »

Jaclyn at her college graduation with her sister Bethany.

Even with a Scholarship and Parents’ Help, She Faces a 25-Year Student Debt Burden

The financial burdens of young people have changed making the decision to go to college and paying for it very different today than it was a few decades ago. Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   May 31, 2017
Male and female college graduates in mortarboards

What’s Your Number? Share Your Own Student Debt Story

Are you one of millions of Americans who currently have or previously had student debt? Help us spark conversation and put a face on the issue! Share your story with […] Read more »

Resource   |   May 24, 2017

Get the “Deeper in Debt: Women and Student Loans” Report

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Resource   |   May 23, 2017
The main quad, also called "The Yard," is Howard University’s symbolic heart and center of campus life.

Making Sacrifices for Student Debt: One Lawyer’s Story

There are a wealth of myths surrounding student debt loans and their repayment. For example, many students who pursue law degrees do so with the belief that the careers they […] Read more »

Blog   |   Economic Justice   |   May 17, 2017

AAUW State Fund Chair Position Description

The state fund chair oversees efforts to maximize impact of strategic philanthropic development and donor stewardship to ensure sustainability of AAUW’s programs. Read more »

Resource   |   May 10, 2017

AAUW Branch Fund Chair Position Description

The branch fund chair oversees efforts to maximize the impact of strategic philanthropic development and donor stewardship to ensure sustainability of AAUW’s programs. Read more »

Resource   |   May 10, 2017

State Diversity and Inclusion Chair Position Description

The state diversity and inclusion chair (SDIC) develops, implements, and monitors programs and activities that promote diversity and inclusion at the AAUW state level. The person in this position values, considers, and advocates for solutions that meet the needs of all. Read more »

Resource   |   May 10, 2017