AAUW Welcomes New Chief of Marketing and Communications

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has announced the hiring of Cynthia Miller as its new chief of marketing and communications. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   March 10, 2011

AAUW Issues Statement about AAUW NYC Branch and Muhammadu Buhari, a Candidate in the Nigerian Presidential Elections

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) today issued the following statement about the AAUW New York City Branch issuing an award to Muhammadu Buhari. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   March 03, 2011

AAUW Signs Amicus Brief in Support of the Plaintiffs in Gender Discrimination Suit against Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has signed an amicus “friend of the court” brief in support of the plaintiffs in Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Read more »

Press Call: Civil Rights Groups Call for Strong Gainful Employment Regulation

PRESS RELEASE: On Wednesday, February 16, 2011, AAUW’s Director of Public Policy and Government Relations Lisa Maatz, will join other civil rights leaders on a conference call to highlight the need to hold colleges accountable to students and taxpayers. Read more »

Article   |   Career and Workplace   |   February 14, 2011

AAUW to Receive Cy Pres Award for Work to Fight Gender Discrimination

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has been awarded $23,500 as part of a cy pres award from the judgment in the largest gender discrimination case to ever go to trial. Read more »

Article   |   Advocacy   |   February 03, 2011

AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund Supports Promotion Suit against University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

PRESS RELEASE: The AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund announced today that it is awarding monetary support to the case Sun v. University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. Read more »

Article   |   Advocacy   |   January 27, 2011

AAUW Top Public Policy Adviser Available for Comment on D.C. School Vouchers

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women’s top public policy adviser, Lisa Maatz, is available to comment on today’s introduction of problematic legislation to expand the failed District of Columbia school voucher program. Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   January 26, 2011

AAUW Recognized as Top Nonprofit for Education, Women’s Empowerment

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has been named a top-rated nonprofit in two categories through GreatNonprofits’ reviews of charitable organizations. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   January 25, 2011

AAUW Report Assesses President Obama’s Second Year, AAUW Action Fund Measures 111th Congress’ Support for Pay Equity

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) today released a report on the Obama administration’s progress on AAUW issues, and the AAUW Action Fund issued a voting record that rates legislators on their support for pay equity in the 111th Congress. Read more »

Article   |   Advocacy   |   January 24, 2011

AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund Supports Gender Discrimination Suit against Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

PRESS RELEASE: The AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund announced today that it is awarding monetary support to the case Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Read more »