Christine Hernandez

Christine Hernandez, manager of college and university relationships, works directly with colleges and universities to facilitate their AAUW memberships and strengthen ties between branches. In addition, Christine oversees the National Student Advisory Council program, Campus Action Project grants, and AAUW student organizations. Prior to coming to AAUW, Christine worked for universities in roles ranging from women’s center programming to academic affairs to first-generation student support. In her spare time, she volunteers with higher-education-focused associations and with her alumni boards. She has a bachelor’s degree in English from California State University, Fullerton; a master’s degree in higher education from the University of Pennsylvania; and a graduate certificate in nonprofit management from George Mason University.
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Budgets and Funding: What Your Student Org Needs to Know

Map your AAUW student organization’s road to success with a budget that is both effective and efficient! This guide will show you how to make a budget and find funding for your AAUW projects. Read more »

  |   , , ,   |   October 21, 2014
Rickelle Mason

10 Campus Women to Watch Out For

This year’s SAC members are world travelers, LGBT advocates, writers, artists, and — most important — trailblazers. We are thrilled to introduce you to the 2014–15 ladies of the SAC. Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   2 Comments   |   October 14, 2014

Campus Connections for C/U Chairs — August 2014

Happy new (school) year! We’re thrilled that you’re working to build relationships between AAUW and colleges and universities (C/Us). We want to help you make the most out of your […] Read more »

Campus Connections for C/U Representatives — August 2014

Happy new (school) year! You are receiving this newsletter because you are a C/U representative for your institution’s AAUW membership. Thanks for all that you do to support equity in […] Read more »

  |     |   August 28, 2014

Apply to Be on the AAUW National Student Advisory Council

Applications for the 2013–14 National Student Advisory Council (SAC) are now open to college students of all ages. Send this application to leadership@aauw.org by 11:59 p.m. PDT on September 29, 2013, to be considered. Read more »

Fight Stereotypes on Your Campus: Apply for an AAUW Campus Action Project Grant, Sponsored by Pantene

Do you care deeply about women’s issues? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of women and girls? Then you’ve come to the right place! We know firsthand how student projects can change a community for the better (after all, our organization was started by recent college graduates). That’s why we provide students with funding and support to make good things happen. Read more »

8 Leader Essentials for College/University Relations Chairs

College/university (C/U) relations chairs (BR11) help to increase AAUW’s visibility by building relationships with the campus community, collaborating on programs, and introducing the organization’s mission to new audiences. Read more »

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Support Growth, Be Open to Failure, and Other Supervisor Lessons Learned

Looking back at our four-year professional relationship, I know that we have both learned a lot about supervision and managing up. Here are a few of the lessons I learned as a supervisor and mentor. Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   May 21, 2014
UnivTexasDallas

How to Engage Local Campuses: A Guide for Branches

Engaging your local AAUW college/university partners in branch activities leads to more diverse programming, growth, and community impact. This resource will help you build a relationship with the campus community. Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 26, 2014
Tabling Event February

Step Up and Stand Out: A Guide for C/U Representatives

More than 1,000 administrators and faculty members from diverse backgrounds serve as representatives for their schools’ AAUW C/U partner membership. This guide will help new and experienced C/U representatives step up into this role and stand out as leaders on campus. Read more »