Patricia Park, Author of "Re Jane" and 2013–14 AAUW American Fellow

Join Our Online Book Discussion with the Author of Re Jane: A Novel

Join us as we talk with 2013–14 AAUW American Fellow Patricia Park about her book Re Jane, a “breezy, engaging” first novel that “grapples with real issues of identity, race, and culture from global and historical perspectives.” Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   May 2, 2017
2003–04 AAUW Selected Professions Fellow Joyce Kim

Six Women to Inspire You on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day we think about AAUW fellowship recipients who represent a diversity of professions and who act on the belief that women’s equality benefits society as a whole. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   March 06, 2017
March 14, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. ET AAUW is holding a parallel event at the 61st Commission on the Status of Women being held at the the United Nations in New York City.

AAUW at the 61st Commission on the Status of Women

AAUW’s parallel event at the 61st Commission on the Status of Women being held at the the United Nations in New York City on March 14, 2017, will be rescheduled. Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   March 14, 2017
Bingo card for President Trump's first address to Congress on February 28, 2017

Come Watch President Trump’s First Address to Congress with AAUW!

Join AAUW staff and friends at our headquarters in Washington, D.C., for our official watch party for President Donald Trump’s first congressional address. We’ll be playing some friendly rounds of our famous #AAUWbingo to track Trump’s plans for women and girls. Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   February 28, 2017
Supreme Court building in Washington, DC by Mark Fischer on Flickr

Trump Announces Supreme Court Pick

AAUW has grave concerns about what the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the longstanding vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court will mean for women and their families. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   January 31, 2017
Coretta Scott King stands at a podium and delivers a speech.

AAUW Coretta Scott King Fellows: Scholars and Women of Action

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we celebrate the work of Martin Luther King Jr. and his wife Coretta Scott King by remembering the achievements of a few AAUW Coretta Scott King Fund awardees. Read more »

Souad Kadi

The Future of Women’s Empowerment in Morocco

“I look forward to using what I have learned during my fellowship in the United States and my time at AAUW to … continue the work of bridging the gender gap for young Moroccan girls and women.” — Souad Kadi Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   December 20, 2016
Martha Ann Miller joined an AAUW branch in Virginia in 1944

A Century of Women’s Rights Work through the Eyes of a Centenarian

105-year-old AAUW member Martha Ann Miller saw a woman on the presidential ballot 96 years after she saw women gain the right to vote as a little girl. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   December 19, 2016
(Book cover) Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World by Linda Hirshman

Join Our Online Chat with the Author of a New Book on Justices O’Connor and Ginsburg

Celebrate Women’s History Month by reading Sisters in Law, Linda Hirshman’s dual biography of Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   March 28, 2017
1984–85 AAUW American Fellow Patricia Bell-Scott, Ph.D.

Telling Black Women’s Untold Stories

Former AAUW American Fellow Patrica Bell-Scott, Ph.D., has dedicated her life to giving a voice to black women’s experiences and creating a space to “expand research by and about us.” Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   December 14, 2016