Meet Josan Feathers: Civil Engineer and Political Activist 03April

How often do we hear or voice concerns about the state of the world, seeming or feeling hopeless to make change? Josan Feathers, a 1989–90 American Fellow, has a vision […] Read more »

Viewing Domestic Violence 03April

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   April 03, 2009

Women’s Aid, a domestic violence organization in the United Kingdom, recently launched a graphic anti-violence ad featuring award winning actress Keira Knightly. Yesterday I read about the ad on several […] Read more »

So Much Tennessee, So Little Time 03April

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   April 03, 2009

I traveled to the AAUW of Tennessee State Convention this past weekend at the University of Tennessee, Martin. I was invited is because at UT, Martin, there is an active […] Read more »

Forget Friending, Learn to Tweet and Twit 02April

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   April 02, 2009

After watching a video on Twitter sent by a friend, I couldn’t help but realize that although I pride myself on being someone that is always in the know about […] Read more »

New Resources for Sexual Assault Awareness Month 01April

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   April 01, 2009

AAUW is joining advocacy groups and individuals nationwide in recognizing Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). The first observance of SAAM occurred in 2001, and now each April the National Sexual […] Read more »

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 »