List of States Rejecting Abstinence-Only Funding Grows

Iowa recently became the 17th state to opt out of federal funding for abstinence-only education. In making this decision, Iowa joins a host of other states — including Arizona, California, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   5 Comments   |   March 12, 2008

Re: What Campus Rape Crisis?

As a college student, I engaged in various forms of campus activism on the issue of sexual assault. Thus I was greatly dismayed to read a recent Los Angeles Times […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   March 03, 2008

From Britney to Hillary & Beyond

If one were to count the number of news stories about these two women, there’s no doubt Britney Spears would come out on top. Of course, the minute I penned […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   4 Comments   |   February 26, 2008

Budget Cuts

President George W. Bush presented his final budget proposal to Congress last Monday. In a time when the United States is facing an economic down-turn and poverty is on the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   February 11, 2008

Equity in the News 2-08-08

AAUW in the News Studies show that girls’ self-esteem, confidence, and interest in math and science falter as they grow up. Congress could fix the birth control mix-up with the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   February 10, 2008

If Only Eleanor Were Here

As I was waiting in the bookstore checkout line last night, casually eavesdropping on a Clinton vs. Obama debate the folks behind me were having, I spotted the book Eleanor […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   5 Comments   |   February 06, 2008

Welcome to AAUW’s Blog

When the American Association of University Women (AAUW) formed in the 1880s, one of its first accomplishments was a research project disproving the widely held belief that higher education adversely […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   7 Comments   |   February 06, 2008