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How Life Has Changed in Greece, an AAUW Alumna’s Perspective

AAUW regularly receives updates from alumnae about their work and significant milestones in their professional lives. A few weeks ago, we received a very unique and profound update from Evgenia […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   6 Comments   |   July 03, 2012

SisterMentors: Building the Dream for 15 Years

AAUW holds a special place in my heart. I received an American Fellowship during the last year of my pursuit of my doctorate, and I was awarded a Community Action […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   3 Comments   |   October 19, 2011

Women, Lynching, and Theater in 2011

This past summer, talk of the movie The Help saturated every media outlet. Despite declarations of its historical inaccuracies, including an open letter from the Association of Black Women Historians, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   October 05, 2011

America Gets an F in Civics Education

Earlier this month, the National Assessment Governing Board released its U.S. report card on civics, which evaluates fourth, eighth, and 12th graders’ knowledge of civics. The results were very disheartening. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   2 Comments   |   May 23, 2011

Mother-Daughter Event Develops Role Models

In February, Miriam Keller and the AAUW Fremont (CA) Branch hosted their annual Mother/Daughter Math and Science Discovery Day to develop mentors to encourage young girls’ interest in science, technology, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   April 28, 2011

Meet Nancy Lubin: Russia and Central Asia Expert

AAUW American Fellow Nancy Lubin’s interest in the former Soviet Union began during her college years at Harvard University, after the United States opened its borders to Soviet immigrants. She […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   2 Comments   |   April 28, 2011

Putting the “Mother” in Mother Nature

Happy Earth Day! Today is a day to promote awareness and action about the many issues plaguing our environment. Throughout history, women have taken a special interest in environmental issues […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   April 22, 2011

Citizens of Wisconsin Win Pay Equity Award

Last Friday was an exciting day, as I was fortunate enough to attend the National Committee on Pay Equity’s presentation of the Winn Newman Award. Named for a civil rights […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   April 20, 2011

AAUW Rallies for Women’s Health

Last Thursday, I had the privilege of representing AAUW onstage at the Stand Up for Women’s Health rally in Washington, D.C. AAUW joined 20 organizations to hold the rally to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   April 14, 2011

AAUW Fellow Attends Clinton Global Initiative Meeting

After they complete their fellowships, our alumnae go on to accomplish some pretty amazing things! Several of them have become involved in campus activism, advocating for everything from environmental policy […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   7 Comments   |   April 13, 2011