Still, I Rise 01May

Blog   |   Campus   |   May 01, 2009

Women, it is our duty to lead, on campus, at home, at work, and in every aspect of our lives. If we don’t use our natural talents and intuition to […] Read more »

We’re Talking about Money 30April

Blog   |   Education   |   April 30, 2009

There have been numerous reports documenting the achievement gaps in education in America. Some focus on the racial gap, others on the gender gap, and AAUW’s own Where the Girls […] Read more »

AAUW Report: Obama at 100 Days 29April

Blog   |   Community   |   April 29, 2009

It seems like just yesterday that millions of people were braving a deep January freeze to witness President Obama’s inauguration. Hard to believe, but on this late April day, President […] Read more »

Equal Pay Day 2009 — A Roundup 29April

Blog   |   Community   |   April 29, 2009

This year, Equal Pay Day fell between two major national news stories — the swine flu outbreak and Obama’s 100th day in office. Fortunately, the issue of pay equity didn’t […] Read more »

See Red, Be Red for Equal Pay Day 29April

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 29, 2009

This cross-posted blog is authored by Gloria Feldt and originally appeared on her blog, Speaking up. Red happens to be my favorite color. I’m an Aries after all. A classic […] Read more »

Preventing Hate Crimes 28April

Blog   |   Community   |   April 28, 2009

This past week, following a contentious committee debate, the Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act (H.R. 1913) was reported out of the House Judiciary Committee, setting up a floor […] Read more »

Overeducated, Underpaid 28April

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 28, 2009

For more than 100 years the AAUW has worked hard so that women would have the same educational opportunities to succeed in (what is still) a man’s world. They have […] Read more »

Fighting for Equal Pay 28April

Blog   |   Community   |   April 28, 2009

As we mark Equal Pay Day today, we’d like to think that women and men all across the country are joining in our fight for pay equity. And while we […] Read more »

Meet Maria Herminia Graterol: Women’s Rights Consultant 27April

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   April 27, 2009

After receiving her first master’s degree from Columbia University, Maria Herminia Graterol traveled to Thailand and, on the plane, met a woman associated with International Women’s Rights Action Watch (IWRAW) […] Read more »

Skating Toward Wage Disparity 27April

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 27, 2009

What do medicine, anthropology, engineering, and chemistry have in common? These are a few of the majors the women on Princeton University’s ice skating team represent. I was up there […] Read more »