A group of young people stand outside with signs advocating for voter registration.

States Innovate to Help Voters Register

In honor of National Voter Registration Day, we’re highlighting some states that are passing laws to make it easier for their citizens vote. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   September 22, 2015

Register for the 2015 Supreme Court Preview Call

Join AAUW’s Legal Advocacy Fund for a members-only call on Thursday, October 15, at 8 p.m. ET to stay informed about the cases that are on the schedule. Read more »

Event   |   Economic Justice   |   October 15, 2015

It’s a Man’s World … Unless Women Vote!
Help AAUW #CelebrateNVRD with Our #SheVotes Twitter Storm

Tuesday, September 22, is National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) — a single day of coordinated events to help Americans register to vote. Join our #SheVotes Twitter storm to find resources for registering to vote, learn about voter discrimination laws, and discuss the wide range of policy issues that mobilize women to go to the polls. Read more »

Event   |   Advocacy   |   September 22, 2015

Poll: Tell the U.S. Treasurer Who Should Be on the New $10 Bill

Which woman would you choose to feature on the new 10? Let us know your choice in the poll and we will share the results at a private roundtable to discuss the new $10 redesign with U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   5 Comments   |   September 16, 2015

Watch AAUW’s Campus Sexual Assault Congressional Testimony

AAUW Vice President of Government Relations Lisa Maatz will testify before the U.S. Congress at a hearing, Preventing and Responding to Sexual Assault on College Campuses. You can watch a live stream of Maatz’s testimony on this page. Read more »

Event   |   Advocacy   |   September 10, 2015

2015 State Equal Pay Legislation by the Numbers

With equal pay wins, bills pending, and some legislation waiting in the wings, here’s what’s happening with equal pay across the country. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   August 20, 2015

Does Gender Equity Matter to You? Join AAUW’s #WomensEqualityDay Twitter Storm!

This Women’s Equality Day, join @AAUW’s #WomensEqualityDay Twitter storm to share what you’re fighting for! Read more »

Event   |   Advocacy   |   August 26, 2015
Three young women stand with a sign that says "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."

Legislative Tactic Could Revoke Paid Sick Days, Minimum Wage, and Other Laws Helping Women

Many states are passing “preemption bills” that threaten existing legislation upholding AAUW policy issues like equal pay provisions, minimum wage increases, paid sick days, and LGBT safeguards. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   June 25, 2015
A girl in a classroom raises her hand.

Title IX Coordinators Have Historic New Resources from Department of Education

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights has released sorely needed tools to help schools make sure they are complying with Title IX regulations. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   April 24, 2015

Continuing Legal Education
Laws of Gender: Updates on Title IX and Title VII

  Description: Join AAUW for a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program and earn three hours of Mandatory Continuing Legal Education credit (credit approved by the California State Bar)! The program, […] Read more »

Event   |   Advocacy   |   June 18, 2015