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Chelsea Clinton, Other Newsmakers to Address Student Leaders This Week

Chelsea Clinton, vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, will deliver remarks and participate in a discussion moderated by Elba Moise, a member of the AAUW Student Advisory Council, during the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). Clinton will answer additional student questions during an open Q&A. Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   June 04, 2014
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Lineup Announced for College Women’s Leadership Conference

Chelsea Clinton, vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, will be a featured speaker at this year’s National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) at the University of Maryland, College Park. She joins an esteemed list of newsmakers and high-profile speakers who have participated in the conference. Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   May 01, 2014
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AAUW Research Reveals New Dimensions to the Gender Pay Gap in Advance of Equal Pay Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lisa Goodnight 202.785.7738   April 8 is the symbolic date when women’s wages catch up to what men were paid in 2013 WASHINGTON – The latest analysis […] Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   March 19, 2014

The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap: Research In The News

Here are highlights from the media coverage of the AAUW research report The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap. Read more »

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AAUW to Receive $250,000 Grant for STEM Programming from Alcoa Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Lisa Goodnight, goodnightl@aauw.org 202.785.7738 Suzanne van de Raadt, suzanne.vanderaadt@alcoa.com 212.836.2662   Organization announces new collaboration to invest in girls and communities WASHINGTON – The American […] Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   February 19, 2014

AAUW Awards $45,000 to Help Community College Students across the Nation

AAUW is awarding $45,000 in grants to 11 campus projects designed to implement recommendations from the 2013 AAUW research report Women in Community College: Access to Success. Read more »

Article   |   Campus   |   January 23, 2014

Patricia Fae Ho Elected President of AAUW

Patricia Fae Ho of Beverly, Massachusetts, and Honolulu, Hawaii, was elected to serve a two-year term as president of the American Association of University Women (AAUW). In her role leading the national AAUW Board of Directors, Ho will provide direction and oversight in promoting AAUW’s mission to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   July 10, 2013

Audio Press Call Recording: Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success

AAUW hosted an audio press call about our new report, Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success, featuring experts in the field and a student mother who shares her personal experience in community college. Read more »

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Women In Community College: Research In the News

Here are highlights from the media coverage of the AAUW research report Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success. Read more »

  |   , , , ,   |   April 30, 2013

Press Call: Graduating to a Pay Gap

This press call includes a presentation of the Graduating to a Pay Gap report’s findings by report authors Dr. Catherine Hill and Christianne Corbett along with comments from pay equity expert Dr. Francine Blau and student loan expert Mark Kantrowitz. Read more »

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