The Candy Crowley Effect: Little Things Can Lead to Big Changes

Earlier this week, young women across the country saw something on their TVs and streaming on their laptops they had never seen before: a woman moderating a presidential debate. For […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   October 18, 2012

Starting from 77 Cents!?!

Tomorrow, we’ll learn from the U.S. Census Bureau if there’s been any change in the gender pay gap. Currently, the gap stands at 23 cents, which means that the average […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   6 Comments   |   September 11, 2012

Vote Now for AAUW’s White House Hopeful

Ever wish that you could send an AAUW student affiliate member to the White House? Well, you now can. Kam Phillips, who is a senior at the University of Missouri […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   March 01, 2012

The World’s Most Powerful Women?

Forbes released its infamous lists this past week. And while women get their own list,  the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women, I’m left wondering what story this really tells us […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   August 29, 2011

Calling Out Political Sexism, One Candidate at a Time

We’ve all been there. You’re watching television or scanning through the most-read stories online and the commentary about a female politician is about her dowdy outfit or temperamental response to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   September 14, 2010

Distinguished Women and How They Lead

Last Friday, I attended the Institute for Community College Development (ICCD) Leadership Tools for Women conference at Hudson Valley Community College. The event brought together more than 100 women who […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   June 17, 2010

Yoopers Are Ready to Run and Win

For the last Campaign College training that I attended, I was lucky enough to head to a location I’d never set foot in before, the upper peninsula of Michigan. As […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   April 26, 2010

Sunny Skies, Soft Breezes, Beautiful Mountains … and Empowered Women!

Campaign College at the University of West Indies at Mona in Kingston, Jamaica, may seem far flung, and, honestly, everyone I know was jealous that I got to head to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   April 15, 2010

I’m a Bit Partial…

I can’t lie. I was just a little bit excited about attending Campaign College at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, since the institution is my alma mater. Instead of showing […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   March 23, 2010

A Passion for Teal in North Carolina

The University of North Carolina, Wilmington, recently hosted a Campaign College training that brought leadership lessons to life for the participating students that will last beyond their years at the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 19, 2010