Lisa Goodnight

Lisa Goodnight

Lisa Goodnight is the senior Media Relations and Marketing outreach associate with AAUW. She has worked as a newspaper reporter in New Jersey and for journalism associations. A graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park, she holds a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism.
 

Work by Lisa Goodnight

Chelsea Clinton standing in front of a blue backdrop curtain speaking.

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

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
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

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 »

Resource   |   May 10, 2013

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 »

Resource   |   April 30, 2013

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 »

Resource   |   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

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