Here’s to you Susie B.

Considering all the confusion and commercialism surrounding the presidents we honor on Presidents Day, I propose we also think about another February-born figure who played an important role in American […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   February 21, 2011

Meet Setsuko Nishi: Professor and Researcher

As an organization that promotes lifelong learning, AAUW is fortunate to have women like Setsuko Nishi as alumnae. Throughout her career, Nishi has used her extensive academic expertise to not […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   3 Comments   |   February 16, 2011

The Sales, Sexism, and Silliness of Super Bowl XLV

This post was a collaborative effort from three of the AAUW national office’s die-hard sports fans: Laura Blyler, Claudia Richards, and Peggy Woods-Clark. Selling the Super Bowl Selling the Super […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   February 04, 2011

Victories for Women in 2010

Thanks to the activism and generosity of AAUW Action Network activists, members, and staff, we can claim some impressive advocacy and programmatic achievements this year. We continue to be advocates […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   December 23, 2010

Reflections on the Paycheck Fairness Battle

In the months leading up to last week’s vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act, AAUW staff from every department and members from across the country enthusiastically came together for a […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   November 24, 2010

U.S.A. Science and Engineering Fair News Flash!

AAUW members and staff are on the National Mall today and tomorrow (October 23 and 24) at the U.S.A. Science and Engineering Festival offering special hands-on activities geared especially to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   October 23, 2010

Senators: Act Now for Paycheck Fairness

The campaign season is underway and senators are getting ready to head home, yet critical legislation remains unaddressed — its fate hanging in the balance. We must urge all senators not […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   September 13, 2010

A Mid-Summer’s Break

We’re taking a short “blog-cation” this week. We’ll be back next Thursday, August 26, National Women’s Equality Day, with an update on a powerful and important story! In the meantime, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   August 19, 2010

Paycheck Fairness Crunch Time!

TAKE ACTION! Time is running out.  Congress’ August recess is almost upon us, and the elections will dominate much of their time in the fall.  It’s been a year and […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   July 15, 2010

AAUW Outlook Receives Award for Redesign

AAUW Outlook was recognized last night at Association Media and Publishing’s 30th annual EXCEL Awards, a ceremony that honors “the best and the brightest editorial, graphics, advertising and marketing, and […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   June 15, 2010