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Legislative Tactic Could Revoke Paid Sick Days, Minimum Wage, and Other Laws Helping Women

Many states are passing “preemption bills” that threaten existing legislation upholding AAUW policy issues like equal pay provisions, minimum wage increases, paid sick days, and LGBT safeguards. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   June 25, 2015
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4 Ways Young Women Can Take Action on Education Equity

Whether you are teaching a young girl the importance of speaking up or reaching out to Title IX coordinators on your campus, know that there are ways to overcome sex discrimination for all women in schools. Read more »

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The Unequal Fortunes of Professional Women Soccer Players

Even the highest-paid women on the U.S. national team are paid millions — yes, millions — less than some of their male counterparts. Read more »

Blog   |   Economic Justice   |   June 23, 2015

AAUW National Election

The 2015 election was a great success, with 12 percent of our members voting! Get the results of the 2015 AAUW National Election. Read more »

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Page   |   May 18, 2015
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AAUW is Looking for a Senior Program Associate, STEM

Summary Description The Senior Program Associate, STEM is responsible for program management of AAUW’s national Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) initiatives. Central to this responsibility is working within multiple […] Read more »

Page   |   May 12, 2015

State Legislative Request Intake Form

If you would like an opinion from AAUW staff on whether your state’s proposed legislation aligns with AAUW’s public policy priorities, please fill out this form. Read more »

Apply for the AAUW Student Advisory Council

The 2015–16 application period for National Student Advisory Council (SAC) will officially open August 3, but interested college students can start preparing to apply for the next cycle today! Read more »

Apply for a 2015-16 Public Policy Impact Grant

Apply for a $1,000 impact grant by Friday, May 22, 2015, and join the campaign for equal pay. Read more »

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AAUW and Verizon to Bring Coding Course to Girls across the Country

AAUW and Verizon’s collaboration on a coding and app development program at Tech Trek was announced at the 2015 White House Science Fair. Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   March 23, 2015