Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family (book cover) by Amy Ellis Nutt

Join AAUW’s Book Discussion Webinar with the Author of Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family

When Wayne and Kelly Maines adopted identical twin boys, they thought their lives were complete. But it wasn’t long before they noticed a marked difference between Jonas and his brother, Wyatt. By the time the twins were toddlers, confusion over Wyatt’s insistence that he was female began to tear the family apart. Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   June 21, 2017
AAUW CEO Kimberly Churches

Introducing AAUW’s New CEO, Kimberly Churches

AAUW is excited to announce that Kimberly Churches will be our chief executive officer starting June 1, 2017. She has extensive experience working collaboratively on education as well as capacity building among grassroots groups and nonprofits. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   April 06, 2017
Collection of Stamps

Five AAUW Women You Didn’t Know Were on Postage Stamps

Dorothy Height is one of more than a dozen women involved with AAUW who have appeared on postage stamps through the years. Cast your vote for which AAUW member you want to see on the next stamp. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   March 30, 2017
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