Marie Lindberg

As website associate, Marie works on posting and updating content on AAUW’s main website. She is a proud member of AAUW interested in engaging millennials in online feminism and exploring new online platforms for AAUW. Her blogs for AAUW have been highlighted on the Huffington Post and Freshly Press. She graduated from the University of Maryland with a journalism degree in 2011.

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  |     |   April 17, 2014
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Speaking of Women: Our Top 10 Posts of 2013

In celebration of an amazing year of great dialogue about women and girls, here is a list of our top 10 posts of 2013, with hopes for an even better 2014. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   December 27, 2013
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Viral Pantene Philippines Ad Challenges Stereotypes, Will Air in United States

In one minute, the Pantene #WhipIt commercial took negative stereotypes of women leaders and flipped those ideas on their head. We have to praise this Pantene ad for bringing feminist issues to a wider audience and rejecting the old, lazy, sexist advertising tropes many companies still use. Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   December 19, 2013
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Find and Use the Perfect (Free!) Image Online

Images typically get more attention than text does on web pages, and they garner more engagement on social media. In the online world, where people scan more than they read, images can stop people in their tracks and help tell your story when words don’t. Read more »

  |     |   October 31, 2013
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3 (or 4) Ways to Be a Suffragette on Women’s Equality Day

On Monday, August 26, we’ll celebrate another Women’s Equality Day, the day that marks the anniversary of when the 19th Amendment was ratified. Unfortunately, celebrating our right to vote isn’t enough. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   5 Comments   |   August 20, 2013
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Is That a Question or a Statement? How You Speak Matters

You don’t have to be a public speaker to pay attention to your voice. Before an interview, salary negotiation, or presentation, we are sure to look professional and have our talking points down — but what about how we’re going to say it? Our voice is something we can control, so we need to stop ignoring it. Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   June 25, 2013
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Sexual Harassment Online and Why You Should Care about Adria Richards

  Before this week I had never heard of Adria Richards or her blog, But You’re a Girl. Probably many of you haven’t heard of her either; here’s why I […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   2 Comments   |   March 26, 2013

National Mentoring Month: Mentors, Sponsors, and Why You Should Have Both

Network. Develop relationships. Work with a mentor. It’s all great advice for professionals both new and experienced. But professionals on both sides of the spectrum should be aware of another […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   2 Comments   |   January 22, 2013
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Five Ways to Celebrate Women’s Equality Day

Sunday, August 26, is Women’s Equality Day. This day marks the anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote 92 years ago. Thousands […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   20 Comments   |   August 25, 2012

What If Bob Woodward Were a Woman?

Last month, I got to see Bob Woodward discuss the 40th anniversary of Watergate at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. He’s one of the two amazing Washington Post reporters who […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   July 03, 2012