Ivonne Ramirez

Ivonne Ramirez is the program associate for college and university relationships for AAUW. Ivonne manages the National Student Advisory Council program, AAUW student organizations, and Campus Action Project grants. She has a bachelor’s degree in Latin American history and Spanish from American University and a master’s degree in higher education from George Washington University. Her interests include sexual-violence prevention (including stalking and intimate partner violence), empowering student leaders on their campuses, feminism in sorority life, and spoiling her 14-month-old puppy, Bella, who is a sassy fashionista Pekingese.
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7 Ways Students Are Taking On Campus Sexual Assault

Across the country, college students are taking a stand against sexual assault. Here are some of their stories. Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   1 Comments   |   May 22, 2014
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Vance Granville Community College’s Campus Action Project Grant: An Educated Woman, an Educated Future

A community college in a low-income North Carolina community is running workshops to help their nontraditional students (many of them women in their 40s) earn four-year degrees. Read more »

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10 Ways to Fight against Sexual Assault on Campus

The chance of a woman being sexual assaulted during college is about the same as her chance of catching the flu during an average year — except she can’t just take Nyquil and rest in bed for a few days. Here are some ways you can take action. Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   4 Comments   |   April 09, 2014
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What to Know about Being a Student Organization Adviser

As an adviser to an AAUW student organization, you play a critical part. You guide students in leadership roles and assist in the student organization’s day-to-day operations. Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 04, 2014

Your Student Organization Programming Questions, Answered

One of the most exciting parts of being in an AAUW student organization is creating events on your campus that make a difference for women and girls. But picking and planning an event can be daunting. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about campus programming for AAUW student organizations.[/intro] Read more »

  |   ,   |   January 30, 2014
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How to Form an AAUW Student Organization

Are you a college student who is passionate about women’s issues? Want to make change in your community while gaining invaluable leadership experience? Then you should start an AAUW student organization at your school. Here’s how. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   November 06, 2013

Register Your Student Organization with AAUW

Before you fill out this form, make sure you read about how to form an AAUW Student Organizaton. All student organization officers need to be signed up as e-student affiliates […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   November 05, 2013
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9 Fearless Feminists on Campus

We are excited to introduce you the members of the 2013–14 AAUW Student Advisory Council, and only one word can summarize them all: fearless. These college women have faced adversity, traveled the world to volunteer, provided their voices to the United Nations, witnessed history, empowered immigrant women, questioned their universities’ sexual violence policies, and shattered stereotypes. Read more »

Article   |   Campus   |   October 24, 2013
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6 Reasons Why You Should Become an E-Student Affiliate!

At AAUW, a huge part of our work is for you, college students who are empowering women on your campuses and in your community. Join AAUW to gain access to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   2 Comments   |   October 07, 2013
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AAUW Student Organizations: Frequently Asked Questions

Interested in empowering women in your campus and community? Do you want a great leadership experience for your résumé? Then you should start an AAUW student organization to take advantage of all the resources and connections that AAUW has to offer. Below are some of our most frequently asked questions about AAUW student orgs. Read more »