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AAUW Issues: Retirement Security

Additional Resources Frequently Asked Questions Social Security Administration Research: Graduating to a Pay Gap American Association of University Women Women and Retirement Security American Association of University Women The Social Security system is more than […] Read more »

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Quick Facts on Retirement Security

AAUW believes that protecting Social Security is critical for women’s economic security, especially as they enter retirement. This downloadable, two-page document outlines how challenges to women’s economic security change as […] Read more »

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AAUW Issues: Gender Pay Gap

Additional AAUW Resources The Gender Pay Gap by State and Congressional District Research: Graduating to a Pay Gap Pay Equity and Workplace Opportunity: A Simple Matter of Fairness Research: The […] Read more »

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Quick Facts on the Gender Pay Gap

AAUW is a fierce advocate for policies that close the gender pay gap. In this downloadable, two-page document, AAUW explains the history of the pay gap, discusses relevant bills currently […] Read more »

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AAUW Issues: Higher Education

Additional Resources AAUW’s Position on Higher Education American Association of University Women Employment Projections: 2010-2020 Summary U.S. Department of Labor. Bureau of Labor Statistics Graduating to a Pay Gap American Association of University Women Trends in […] Read more »

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Quick Facts on Higher Education

A college education is becoming increasingly important for employment, and AAUW believes it is critical to ensure that women have access to quality degree programs. In this downloadable, two-page document, […] Read more »

Quick Facts on STEM Education

AAUW supports promoting and strengthening science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education, especially for girls and other underrepresented populations. In this downloadable, two-page document, AAUW explains how public policies to […] Read more »

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AAUW Issues: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education

Additional AAUW Resources Why So Few? Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (2010) Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success (2013) AAUW’s Position on Women and Girls in STEM […] Read more »

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Quick Facts on Title IX

AAUW champions women’s and girls’ rights to equal access to education under Title IX. In this downloadable, one-page document, AAUW explains how Title IX affects schools’ athletics programs, sexual assault […] Read more »

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New Tool Makes Student Loan Forgiveness Easier for Public Servants

Educational debt can be daunting for any recent grad, but recently we’ve been hearing about a lot of options to help make paying it back easier. Did you know that one of the types of loan forgiveness applies specifically to those in public service careers? Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   September 05, 2013