AAUW Public Policy Program

The Public Policy Program underscores AAUW’s mission of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research and speaks to women’s needs, aspirations, and concerns across the life span. 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 2016–17 application period for National Student Advisory Council (SAC) will officially open in August 2016, but interested college students can start preparing to apply for the next cycle today! 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

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Page   |   March 20, 2015
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From Curious Little Girl to Household Breadwinner

It was one thing to be a minority in her high school and college engineering programs, but being an African American woman in the technology field took on new meaning when it came time for Stephanie to support her family. Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   3 Comments   |   March 09, 2015
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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 »