Here’s to You, Dad 13June

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   7 Comments   |   June 13, 2008

My dad is 86 and going strong. He’s a voracious reader, so getting him a book he hasn’t read is always a challenge. But no matter what I end up […] Read more »

Thinking About Not Voting? 12June

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   6 Comments   |   June 12, 2008

In the wake of Hillary Clinton suspending her presidential campaign on Saturday, everyone has been talking about where her supporters will go now. The Sunday morning newspapers, airwaves, and blogs […] Read more »

Fueling the Sex Ed Controversy 11June

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   4 Comments   |   June 11, 2008

With the huge increase in gas prices these days, I’ve been wondering about the impact on dating. Wait, I digress — “fueling” in this case refers to the news from […] Read more »

Equal Work ≠ Equal Pay 10June

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   June 10, 2008

For many women at least, that is a fact of life. As students graduate from colleges and universities across the country this spring, I’m sure many questions have entered their […] Read more »

18 Million Scratches 09June

Blog   |   Leadership   |   3 Comments   |   June 09, 2008

Having just spent several days being inspired by the entire 2008 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL), it certainly was hard to watch what potentially could have been […] Read more »

America’s Next Top … 06June

Blog   |   Leadership   |   June 06, 2008

What hundreds of students heard from the Women of Distinction award recipients at the 2008 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) was how privileged the speakers felt to […] Read more »

Racing for a Cure 05June

Blog   |   Leadership   |   4 Comments   |   June 05, 2008

A little over five years ago, I whispered to my godmother that she was going to be a great-godmother again. Other than my husband, she was the only one who […] Read more »

What I Learned at NCCWSL 04June

Blog   |   Community   |   June 04, 2008

This guest blog is by Ijeoma Nwatu, an intern in the AAUW Communications Department. She is a senior at George Mason University, where she is majoring in public administration with […] Read more »

Are the Results Really In? 04June

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   4 Comments   |   June 04, 2008

While the country waits to hear what Hillary Clinton will do next, I am wondering how her experience as a woman presidential candidate has affected other women in the United […] Read more »

The Chance of a Lifetime 03June

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   June 03, 2008

This week, 500 students from 44 states will descend on Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., to attend the 2008 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, presented by AAUW and […] Read more »