AAUW and NASPA to Celebrate Women Trailblazers at Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Katie Broendel, 202.785.7761 Lisa Goodnight, 202.785.7738     Donna Shalala and Ritu Sharma to Appear WASHINGTON — On May 30, the American Association […] Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   May 17, 2013

AAUW Heads to New Orleans Next Month for National Convention

AAUW will kick off our 2013 National Convention, Breaking through Barriers: Leading across Generations, in New Orleans on June 9, exactly one month from today. MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry and former Sen. Olympia J. Snowe (R-ME) will receive awards during the three-day convention, which also features a panel discussion with activist and author Lilly Ledbetter and a keynote address by expert historian Robin Gerber. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   May 09, 2013

New AAUW Report Focuses on Women in Community Colleges

The American Association of American University (AAUW) today released a new report, Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success, highlighting the importance of community college as a primary educational option for student mothers. Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   May 09, 2013

Women In Community College 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

AAUW, Clinton Global Initiative Form Strategic Partnership

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a Strategic Partner of the Clinton Global Initiative and the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U), a move that brings together two leading organizations dedicated to making a tangible impact on the world. Read more »

Article   |   Advocacy   |   March 05, 2013

$tart $mart Workshops Promote Financial Literacy, Help Tackle Gender Pay Gap

PRESS RELEASE: AAUW and the WAGE Project will provide nearly 200 $tart $mart salary negotiation workshops throughout the 2012–13 academic year to prepare college women to negotiate their salaries and benefits as they enter the job market. Read more »

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 »

  |   , ,   |   October 24, 2012

Graduating to a Pay Gap In the News

Here are highlights from the media coverage of the AAUW research report Graduating to a Pay Gap: The Earnings of Women and Men One Year after College Graduation. Read more »

  |   , , ,   |   October 21, 2012

Gap and Gown: A Pay Equity Flashback

On October 24, AAUW will release a new report, Graduating to a Pay Gap. The following is the fourth installment of Gap and Gown, a new blog series inspired by […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   October 18, 2012

Gap and Gown: Advancing the Gender Pay Gap Conversation

During my nearly five years at AAUW, I have had the privilege of participating in a number of very fun activities to raise awareness about an extremely serious problem — […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   October 05, 2012