Four girls practice critical thinking skills at a Tech Savvy workshop.

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 »

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 »

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 »

Graduating to a Pay Gap: Research 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 »

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

Help! Even the Voices in My Head are Male

A friend once joked that he was revoking my “black card.” He was simultaneously being playful and a little judgmental in saying that I wasn’t black enough because I hadn’t […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   August 24, 2012