Leader Nancy Pelosi put the spotlight on Congress' need to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act.

AAUW is Looking for a Media Relations Intern

Summary Description: The AAUW Art, Editorial, and Media Department is seeking a talented undergraduate or graduate student as an intern to assist on media relations assignments and projects. The intern […] Read more »

Page   |   November 30, 2014
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How to Make Sure Your Grassroots Project Can Survive after You Move On

So you launched a grassroots project. Maybe you even scored grant funding. But how can you make sure your project will last for years to come? Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   November 19, 2014
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The Antidote to Black Friday? Giving Tuesday

As the leaves begin to fall, the temperatures begin to tumble, and the days become shorter and shorter, the holiday season is launching into full swing. We have a day […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   November 18, 2014
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No Passport Required: A Look at Where Women Have It Best

Where’s the best place in the world to be a woman? We took a close look at the top 10 highest-ranked countries in the World Economic Forum’s recent list. Read more »

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State Ballot Measures: How Women Fared in 2014

On Election Day, AAUW’s and friends’ voices were heard loud and clear on ballot initiatives on issues including the minimum wage, paid sick days, and equal rights. Here’s the rundown on how our issues fared in state elections. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   November 06, 2014

AAUW National Election FAQ

Get answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the 2015 AAUW National Election process. Read more »

  |   ,   |   October 01, 2014

The Gender Pay Gap by State and Congressional District

Find the Gender Wage Gap in your State Find the Gender Wage Gap in your Congressional District Wage gap information is easy to find in these state-by-state documents, which include […] Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions about Serving on the AAUW Board of Directors

1. What is the work of the AAUW Board of Directors? The board works in close partnership with the AAUW executive director/CEO and staff, state and branch leaders, and our […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   August 19, 2014
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Why I Don’t Call My Daughter a Tomboy

As a dad, I have a personal stake in this issue. But I think we all need to be mindful of the language we use to refer to young girls — subconsciously, we may be perpetuating gender bias. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   August 12, 2014

Member, State, and Branch Forms

Downloadable forms for states and branches are available to help you report information to the national office or log into the Member Services Database to submit information online. Read more »

  |     |   August 11, 2014