Six Reasons to Celebrate Giving Tuesday

Thanksgiving is a day for giving thanks. Black Friday is a day for getting deals. Why not designate a day for giving back? That’s the question that inspired Giving Tuesday, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   November 27, 2012

Meet NCCWSL Woman of Distinction Donna Shalala

We are thrilled to honor Donna Shalala — a teacher, scholar, and leader — as a Woman of Distinction for the 2013 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders. Her […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   November 19, 2012

Rollin’ with the Derby Girls

When I was a child, my parents always told me that, as a woman, I was supposed to be shy, feminine, and passive. These qualities aren’t necessarily bad, but they […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   November 15, 2012

College Women Leaders Come Together for AAUW Retreat

During the first weekend in November, 10 college women leaders traveled from across the country — from as far away as Washington and Oregon and as close as the Washington, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   2 Comments   |   November 09, 2012
A painting of Ada Lovelace

Celebrate Women in STEM on Ada Lovelace Day

October 16th is Ada Lovelace Day, an occasion that celebrates the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) throughout history. Named for Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace, who was a pioneer in the field of scientific computing, the day is a chance to spread the word that women can and do change the face of science with their ideas and innovations. Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   2 Comments   |   October 16, 2012

NCCWSL in Action

The National Conference for College Women Student Leaders is a one-of-a-kind experience. Year after year, this AAUW and NASPA conference provides college students the tools and the confidence to flourish […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   October 10, 2012

Meet the 2012–13 National Student Advisory Council

Inspired. That’s how I felt when I saw the large number of outstanding applications for the 2012–13 National Student Advisory Council. There are so many women leaders making a difference […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   3 Comments   |   October 09, 2012

Liza Donnelly Wants You to Vote

The AAUW Action Fund’s It’s My Vote: I Will Be Heard voter education and turnout campaign represents an unprecedented investment in making women’s voices heard in the 2012 election. Follow […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   October 02, 2012

Help Her Change the World

There is no greater feeling than being on the verge of death and surviving the impossible. The moment I knew I wanted to change the world was when I became […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   September 10, 2012

Apply for AAUW Leadership Programs

Do you work at or attend a college or university? Are you looking for leadership or funding opportunities? Yes? You are in luck! Applications are now available for three of […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   September 06, 2012