Personal Development Seminar for Eighth-Grade Girls 13April

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Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   April 13, 2009

The University of West Florida’s AAUW Campus Action Project (CAP) team was thrilled to receive a 2008–09 CAP grant, and we are glad to say our project is in full […] Read more »

Equal Pay for Equal Work — Not Yet Everyone’s Reality 10April

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   2 Comments   |   April 10, 2009

As we learn about activities being held throughout the country to bring attention to Equal Pay Day, April 28, I can’t help but reflect on a blog post I did […] Read more »

Meet Elspeth Slayter: Social Work Researcher and Educator 10April

Blog   |   Education   |   April 10, 2009

I am always interested in learning about the paths that lead women back to school. For me, it was an article in The New York Times by Lydia Polgreen about […] Read more »

Addressing Sexual Assault on College Campuses 08April

Blog   |   Education   |   2 Comments   |   April 08, 2009

One course I am taking as part of my master’s in international media and conflict resolution is Communication and Social Change. This hands-on course provides students practical skills through the […] Read more »

New Light on Campus 08April

Blog   |   Community   |   April 08, 2009

This semester, students on my campus learned about diverse female experiences within Muslim communities in the United States and internationally. A recent event by Project Nur, the campus African Society, […] Read more »

Crusader for Women Worldwide 07April

Blog   |   Leadership   |   April 07, 2009

Ritu Sharma has led a life that would appeal to anyone interested in social change. Sharma will be one of our keynote speakers at the National Conference for College Women […] Read more »

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

2008 NCCWSL Attendees Katie Beth Price and Monique Denney with Kate Farrar
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 »