The Simple Truth about The Simple Truth

  For a century, AAUW has advocated for legislation and policies that encourage and enforce fair pay in the workplace, such as the Equal Pay Act of 1963, the Lilly […] Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   February 18, 2013
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Time Is Running Out to Vote for Your Favorite Art Contest Entries!

Through March 8, AAUW members can vote for their six favorite entries every seven days. Each time you vote, you will automatically be entered into a drawing to win one […] Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   February 15, 2013

Advocating for Women and Girls

Empowering women as individuals and as a community is what we are all about. As a national grassroots organization, we have made a lasting positive impact through our Legal Advocacy […] Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   February 14, 2013

AAUW Calls for Action on Equal Pay Agenda

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) joins Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) and Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) in honoring the four-year anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   January 29, 2013

The For-Profit College Question

  For-profit colleges and universities have attracted a sizeable share of the student population in the last decade. But since accusations of predatory recruitment and low graduation rates abound at […] Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   January 02, 2013

Available for Comment: AAUW Policy Expert to Discuss the Election

PRESS RELEASE: Lisa Maatz, the top policy adviser at the American Association of University Women (AAUW), will be available for comment this week on the election, including the impact of women voters, the gender gap in voter turnout, the millennial vote, and the AAUW Action Fund It’s My Vote: I Will Be Heard campaign to turn out young women voters. Read more »

Article   |   Advocacy   |   November 06, 2012

AAUW Staff to Remind Young Women to Vote on Election Day

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is following up its yearlong investment in a nationwide, nonpartisan voter education and turnout campaign with an all-staff commitment on Election Day. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   November 01, 2012

AAUW Action Fund Releases Voter Toolkit

PRESS RELEASE: Today the AAUW Action Fund released the VoteHER Toolkit — an essential guide to how candidates and elected officials stack up on issues important to women and their families this election year. Read more »

Article   |   Advocacy   |   September 26, 2012