Telling It Like It Is — To Congress 01April

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   April 01, 2009

Now that we’ve had the chance to work with President Obama and his staff, we thought it time to remind Congress why women’s issues are still important. The following is […] Read more »

Open Thread: Women’s History 365 31March

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   March 31, 2009

For the past several weeks we have shared stories of women who have and are still breaking through barriers in their chosen professions. As Women’s History Month comes to a […] Read more »

The Sweet Success of Ann Fudge 31March

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   March 31, 2009

As I began my career in national advertising management for several of the major brands of corporate America, one woman stood out as a brand giant herself within that world […] Read more »

Go Grrrl! Go, Run, LEAD! 31March

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 31, 2009

Last week, I had the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C., with five other young women from South Dakota State University’s Campus Women’s Coalition. We attended the Feminist Majority Foundation’s […] Read more »

Carol S. Clark: Music Educator 30March

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   March 30, 2009

At the end of fourth grade, each student in my elementary school had to choose whether to join the middle school chorus, band, or orchestra. While orchestra seemed like it […] Read more »

Jane Goodall’s Mom Went to the Jungle, Too 27March

Blog   |   Community   |   March 27, 2009

Prior to my position working with the National Girls Collaborative Project here at AAUW, I spent many years in the world of environmental science education, and I still spend much […] Read more »

The Shoulders of Giants 27March

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   March 27, 2009

They say that behind every successful man is a woman. I think it’s also fair to say that behind every successful woman is a woman — or, more likely, many […] Read more »

Project Profile: Eureka 27March

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   March 27, 2009

“Leading and encouraging a small group of female students in STEM activities has been a dream of mine for a long time,” said Gudrun Hutchins, a 2004–06 Community Action Grant […] Read more »

Patsy Mink: A Woman Who Fought For Our Rights 26March

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Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   March 26, 2009

The other night, I had the unique pleasure of viewing the D.C. premiere of Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority at the Capitol Visitor Center. I had the privilege of […] Read more »

Back up your Birth Control 25March

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   March 25, 2009

March 25 is the eighth anniversary of the Back Up Your Birth Control Day of Action. This day for increasing awareness of and access to emergency contraception comes just days […] Read more »