Peggy Woods-Clark

Peggy Woods-Clark is AAUW’s website manager and oversees the ongoing development and operation of AAUW’s website. Peggy began her professional career in newspaper photojournalism and still misses the field-level access to sporting events. She is a graduate of the University of Kansas and believes that one year soon they will win the Big Dance again.

Work by Peggy Woods-Clark

You Had Me at LEGO

“Is that for me? Cool!” That was the response from my 8-year-old after I brought home the LEGO Friends Heartlake Vet set I won in an office raffle. There were […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   4 Comments   |   June 15, 2012

On My Honor, I Will Try …

What do Nancy Reagan, Hillary Clinton, Laura Bush, and I all have in common? Some might argue that we are all tough cookies — I would say that we are […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   March 12, 2012

Should We Get Rid of Black History Month?

That question is the premise of More than a Month, a new documentary that premiered, ironically, during Black History Month. African American filmmaker Shukree Hassan Tilghman takes a sometimes tongue-in-cheek […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   February 27, 2012

Super Bowl Commercials: #NotBuyingIt

A miniature Darth Vader stalks through the house, unsuccessfully attempting to use “the force” on an elliptical machine, the clothes washer, a bald-headed baby doll, and even the pet dog […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   February 04, 2012

What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?

Ah, the age-old question. Although I am at least a few years removed from childhood, I’m still searching for the answer. Aren’t you? Even middle-aged Barbie has posed the question […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   May 06, 2011

Princess Boy

My friend’s son used to love all things Tinkerbell and wanted to dress as a fairy for Halloween. Some parents might have steered their sons to a “boy costume,” but […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   8 Comments   |   November 04, 2010

Embrace Your Inner Geekiness Day

When I was little, I spent untold hours constructing homes and other buildings with Brix Blox for my Barbies. (For you Lego snobs, Brix Blox were a 1970s off-brand; my […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   July 13, 2010

Are You Ready for the Summer?

Are you ready for the sunshine? Are you ready for the birds and bees, the apple trees, and a whole lot of fooling around. Can you recall the tune yet? […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   30 Comments   |   July 02, 2010

Rock the Red Pump for HIV/AIDS Awareness

Wednesday, March 10, marks the fourth annual National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. The day calls for people to get informed, get tested, and take action. One idea for […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   March 10, 2010

Reflect, Rejoice, and Renew

I missed Oprah’s Christmas at the White House television interview with the president and first lady, but I got a chance to get up close and personal — with the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   December 16, 2009