Activist Shelby Knox to Speak at Student Leadership Conference

PRESS RELEASE: Shelby Knox, a speaker and organizer who promotes sex education, women’s rights, and youth empowerment, will give a keynote address at the 26th annual National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) on Friday, June 3, at the University of Maryland, College Park. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   May 19, 2011

Belle S. Wheelan to Speak at College Leadership Conference

PRESS RELEASE: Belle S. Wheelan, the first African American and the first woman to serve as the president of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, will give a keynote address at the 26th annual National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) on Saturday, June 4, at the University of Maryland, College Park. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   May 19, 2011

Connie Chung to Be Honored at College Leadership Conference

Connie Chung, the multiple-Emmy-winning television news icon, will receive a Women of Distinction Award at a ceremony at the University of Maryland, College Park on Thursday, June 2 during AAUW and NASPA’s 26th annual National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   May 19, 2011

Lisa Jackson to Be Honored at College Leadership Conference

PRESS RELEASE: Lisa Jackson, administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, will receive a Women of Distinction Award at a ceremony at the University of Maryland, College Park on Thursday, June 2 during AAUW and NASPA’s 26th annual National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   May 19, 2011

Marsha Guenzler-Stevens to Be Honored at College Leadership Conference

PRESS RELEASE: Marsha Guenzler-Stevens, who serves as the director of the Adele H. Stamp Student Union at the University of Maryland, College Park, will receive a Women of Distinction Award at a ceremony on Thursday, June 2 during AAUW and NASPA’s 26th annual National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   May 19, 2011

Swanee Hunt to Be Honored at College Leadership Conference

PRESS RELEASE: Ambassador Swanee Hunt, founder and former director of Harvard University’s Women and Public Policy Program, will receive a Women of Distinction Award at a ceremony at the University of Maryland, College Park on Thursday, June 2 during AAUW and NASPA’s 26th annual National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   May 19, 2011

AAUW and NASPA to Celebrate Women Trailblazers at College Leadership Conference

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) and NASPA–Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education will honor five women with the 2011 Women of Distinction Awards Thursday, June 2 during the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) at the University of Maryland, College Park. Read more »

D.C. Mayor, City Officials Join AAUW, Others to Speak Out against D.C. Vouchers

PRESS RELEASE: At 1 p.m. today, Thursday, April 14, 2011, the American Association of University Women (AAUW) and other members of the National Coalition for Public Education will hold a press conference to discuss the impact of the FY11 federal budget deal on education in the District of Columbia. Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   April 14, 2011

AAUW to Call Attention to the Persistent Gender Pay Gap

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will host two events in Washington, D.C., and publish a new guide with the latest data on the gender pay gap for Equal Pay Day, the annual observance designed to raise awareness about the issue. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   April 07, 2011

AAUW Applauds Release of ED Guidelines on Sexual Violence

PRESS RELEASE: Lisa Maatz, the top public policy adviser for the American Association of University Women (AAUW), is available to comment on the Title IX sexual violence guidelines issued today by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights. Read more »

Article   |   Advocacy   |   April 04, 2011