AAUW in the News
For decades, AAUW spokespeople have advocated for women’s education and empowerment in the United States. Below is a collection of recent press coverage that showcases how we’re empowering women and girls in the classroom, at work, on campus, and at home.
KPCC. The wage gap is narrowing in California, so why is that a mixed blessing? Alex Cohen. October 3, 2016
Press of Atlantic City. This proposed N.J. law would ban questions on salary history. Martin DeAngelis. October 1, 2016.
Daily Tarheel. North Carolina 5th best state for gender pay gap. Grant Masini. September 28, 2016.
Huffington Post. Women Voters: The Key Element To Any Winning Election Formula. Lisa Maatz. September 27, 2016.
Eagle 99.3. Study: Indiana 40th For Gender Wage Gap. Mike Perleberg. September 26, 2016.
NPR. Donald Trump Reveals Plan to Make Child Care More Affordable. Scott Detrow. September 14, 2016.
NPR News. Census Bureau: Poverty Rate Down, Median Incomes Up. Camila Domonoske. September 13, 2016.
Think Progress. The gender wage gap hasn’t budged in 9 years. Bryce Covert. September 13, 2016.
New York Magazine. How to Get Involved in This Year’s Presidential Election. Claire Landsbaum. September 13, 2016.
Bloomberg BNA. New Pay Reporting Proposal Should Be Rejected, Senators Say. September 12, 2016.
Augusta Free Press. AAUW Action Fund releases congressional voting record. September 9, 2016.
BuzzFeed. New York City Could Be First To Publicize School Harassment Cases. Tyler Kingkade. September 8, 2016.
Creative Loafing Charlotte. Lunch Break (9/8/16): How did NC reps do in AAUW report card on congressional votes affecting females?. Ryan Pitkin. September 8, 2016.
WGBH News. Closing The Gender Wage Gap And Other Thoughts On Labor Day. Callie Crossley. September 7, 2016.
CNN. Will women follow Gretchen Carlson’s example on sexual harassment?. Kelly Wallace. September 6, 2016.
Broadly. Women Do Ask for Raises—They Just Don’t Receive Them. Study Says. Kimberly Lawson. September 6, 2016.
Medium. Student Debt and Pay Gap, Claire McCaskill. August 23, 2016.The Des Moines Register. How friendly is too friendly with regents, presidents?. Jeff Charis-Carlson. August 22, 2016.
Bloomberg BNA. Republican Senators Urge OMB to Reject Pay Data Proposal. Kevin McGowan. August 17, 2016.
The San Diego Union-Tribune. Focus: Many Schools List No Bullying Incidents. Lauryn Schroeder. August 5, 2016.
Bustle. I was Sexually Harassed At Work & Here’s What Donald Trump’s Comments About It Get Wrong. Gabrielle Moss. August 5, 2016.
El Diario. How to Deal With Sexual Harassment At Work? Ana B. Nieto. August 5, 2016.
Sentinel Source. Girls STEM Inequity at Camp. Isaac Stein. August 2, 2016.
Nature. Women in Physics Face Big Hurdles — Still. Ramin Skibba. August 1, 2016.
Slate. A Q-and-A With the 91-Year-Old Who Made 1995’s “Someday, a Woman Will Be President” T-Shirt. Christina Cauterucci. July 29, 2016
Huffington Post. California Students Are Getting An Education On Sexual Assault. Jane Meredith Adams. July 28, 2016.
Forbes. Attracting More Women To Study STEM In A World Full Of Geek Dude Stereotypes. Michelle Cheng. July 27, 2016
The Washington Post. That time Walmart banned a T-shirt saying ‘a woman will be president’. Lindsey Bever. July 27, 2016
CBS19 News Plex. Report suggests sexual harassment underreported in schools. July 25, 2016.
WRBI Radio. For Many Victims of Sexual Harassment, Fear of Retribution Leads to Silence. Jeanette Torres. July 21, 2016.
Senator Mazie Hirono. Press Release. Hirono Unveils Legislation to Bolster Title IX, Gender Equity in Education. July 7, 2016
WCQS. North Carolina. Rape Reports Increase at UNC Charlotte as Support for Victims Expands. Gwendolyn Glenn. July 7, 2016
Dayton Daily News. Campus Sex Assaults: Zero rape reports at Central State raises concern. Josh Sweigart. June 24, 2016
Houston Chronicle. Texas U. admissions can consider race, Supreme Court rules. Mark Sherman. June 23, 2016
WPTV. Florida. High tech summer camp for teen girls; Tech Trek inspires young girls for high tech careers. June 20, 2016
Tulsa World. Girls further love for science, math at Tech Trek summer camp. Isabel Dobrin. June 17, 2016
WHNT 19 News. Alabama. Tech Trek camp growing, putting more girls on track to success in STEM fields. Melissa Riopka. June 17, 2016
Indiana Public Radio. BSU camp encourages girls to study science. Keagan Beresford. June 16, 2016
University Herald. US College Rankings Based on The Most Reports on Sexual Assaults. Anita Valencia. June 10, 2016
Christian Science Monitor. Outcry over Stanford case hints at shift in rape culture. Stacy Teicher Khadaroo. June 9, 2016
Huffington Post. What A Hillary Clinton Nomination Means For The Glass Ceiling (Hint: Not Much). Emily
Peck. June 8, 2016
em>The Washington Post. These colleges have the most reports of rape. Nick Anderson. June 7, 2016
Pgctvonline. Maryland. National Conference for College Women Student Leaders. Denise Douglas. June 7, 2016
Watertown Daily Times. Letter to the Editor. Most North Country Parents Opt for State Assessments. Stephen Sigmund and Donna Seymour. June 2, 2016.
Washington Post. Here’s why equal-pay activists are looking toward Maryland. Fenit Nirappil. May 27, 2016.Patch.com. Gender disparities beyond the pay gap. Ryan Sartor. May 27, 2016.
Money. The depressing reason that homeownership is more profitable for men. Kerry Close. May 26, 2016.
Daily Review Atlas. AAUW strives for gender equality. Matthew Dutton. May 25, 2016.
Observer. AAUW Fredonia celebrates 90 years. May 25, 2016.
Vox. Maryland has passed one of the nation’s strongest equal pay laws. Emily Crockett. May 24, 2016.
HuffPost Science. Where are the girls? Chevy Humphrey. May 24, 2016.
Spokesman Review. AAUW sponsors adults spelling bee. May 24, 2016.
Windy City Times. 23 civil-rights groups back Title IX moves trans students. May 22, 2016.
Northwest Herald. College graduates experience gender pay gap right away, reports show. Hannah Prokop. May 22, 2016.
MSN. Robin Wright demands equal pay for ‘House of Cards’ — but gender wage gap widens. Quentin Fottrell. May 20, 2016.
Poughkeepsie Journal. “Concrete ceiling”: Breaking through barriers. Karen Maserjian Shan. May 20, 2016.
Runway Girl Network. Obama signs bill reinstating Arlington burial for women WWII pilots. Benét Wilson. May 20, 2016.
The News Herald. Tech Savvy conference brings middle school girls together to learn about STEM education. Dave Herndon, May 20, 2016
BBC News. Robin Wright: A movie star and a maths expert fight for equal pay. Rajini Vaidyanathan, May 19, 2016
Also Appeared: ABC News, Pop Sugar, Stock Transcript
Washington Post. They’re just like us: Even Hollywood actors have to fight the Motherhood Penalty. Amy Joyce, May 19, 2016
WESA-FM. Tech Leaders Aim To Inspire Next Generation Of Females In Science. Melinda Roeder, May 17, 2016
El Mexicano. Capacitara consulado a universitarias para ser lideres. Angélica Bustamante, May 17, 2016
The Frisky. Captain America Just Made These Amazing Points About the Gender Wage Gap. Kylie Cheung, May 15, 2016
KPAX. Women’s Rights meeting underway in Great Falls. Keeley Van Middendorp, May 15, 2016
Voice of America. Expanding the Political Pipeline for Women Candidates. Carol Guensburg, May 14, 2016
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Barriers and Bias. Deirdre K. Kaniewski.
May 13, 2016
Fast Company. Americans Don’t Realize How Big The Gender Leadership Gap Really Is. May 13, 2016
The Connection. Burke and Springfield: Girls Explore STEM Careers. Marti Moore, May 12, 2016
The Christian Science Monitor. Seattle councilwomen stand up to sexist backlash. Story Hinckley, May 12, 2016
AFCEA. U.S. Makes Progress in Stemming the Deficit of Women in STEM, But Work Remains. May 10, 2016
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report. Long underrepresented in manufacturing, today’s women are changing the face of the workforce at Louisiana plants. Sam Barnes, May 9, 2016
Johnson City Press. Wage inequality continues to be a major national problem. May 8, 2016
Boston Globe. Negotiations. May 7, 2016
Her Campus. How to Support a Survivor of Sexual Assault. Melissa Layton, May 7, 2016
Record Courier. Study: More women are buying homes. Anna Chang-Yen, May 6, 2016
Money Magazine. Moms in the Midwest Are More Likely to Work Outside the Home Than Anywhere Else in the US. Kerry Close, May 6, 2016
The Daily Beast. Male Teachers Claim Wage Discrimination. Megan Fu, May 6, 2016
Entrepreneur. I Belong Here: 3 Ways to Attract More Women to STEM. Merrilyn Datta, May 6, 2016
Press & Guide. AAUW-Dearborn supports Equal Pay Day. May 5, 2016
The Tennessean. Qualifications, not gender, should determine pay. B. Ayne Cantrell and Dia Cirillo, May 2, 2016
Examiner. What people are missing about the gender wage gap in the U.S.. Taylor Schaefer, May 1, 2016
United Federation of Teachers. Salary-wise, it’s still mostly a man’s world. May 2016 Issue NBC Montana. AAUW honors state officials. April 30, 2016HC Online Mag. Why the new US $20 note leaves gender equality unchanged. Miklos Bolza, April 29, 2016
Pittsburgh Post Gazette. Pay gap statistics are even worse than depicted in cartoon. April 28, 2016
Politico. Administration pushes ahead on borrower protections. Caitlin Emma, April 28, 2016
The Leadership Conference. Civil Rights Groups Urge Education Department to Regulate Equity for School Funding. Scott Simpson, April 28, 2016
Washington Post. For One Group of Women, The Gender Wage Gap Keeps Getting Worse. Danielle Paquette, April 28, 2016
Westside Gazette. Black women won’t celebrate equal pay day until Aug. 1. Dr. Julianne Malveaux, April 28, 2016
Jobs & Hire. Gender Wage Gap News: How Women Earn Less Right After College. Jane Reed, April 28, 2016
Doane Online. EDITORIAL: Doane provides opportunities for student involvement. April 28, 2016
iNews Today. Is Harriet Tubman a good choice for the $20 bill?. Carla Harmon, April 27, 2016
Connectivity. How These Associations Grew Social Media By 400%. In a Month!. Sheryl Jackson, April 26, 2016
Illinois Homepage. When gender roles are assigned. April 27, 2016
Washington Post. Top business leaders, 27 governors, urge Congress to boost computer science education. Emma Brown, April 26, 2016
The Jamestown Sun. AAUW members deliver Title IX handbooks to schools. April 26, 2016
The Atlantic. How Race and Gender Shaped the Senate Race in Maryland. Clare Foran, April 26, 2016
Kentucky Kernel. UK should close gender pay gap. April 25, 2016
The Ledger. Reddy: Gender pay gap is still on the table. Kriyana Reddy, April 24, 2016
The Indian Panorama. The Gender Wage Gap Is Still a Thing. Hubert Green, April 24, 2016
Bustle. 5 Ways Gender Norms Damage Your Job. Suzannah Weiss, April 23, 2016
Revelist. Paypal’s panel on gender equality is missing something so important, it’s embarrassing. Lauren Swanson, April 22, 2016
Triple Pundit. New Gap, Inc. Campaigns Says #CloseThePayGap. Gina-Marie Cheeseman, April 18, 2016
The Daily Courier. Tech Savvy event targets girls in grades six through nine. April 18, 2016
PBS To the Contrary. Rep. Maloney and Patricia Arquette Talk Equal Pay. April 18, 2016
The Journal Gazette. Someday, a woman will be elected president. Lisa Green, April 17, 2016
Inquisitr. Bernie Sanders Polls: Female Voters Gravitating To The Vermont Senator. April 17, 2016
BigNews.biz. Bennet Marks Equal Pay Day, Calls for Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act. April 17, 2016
Inquisitr. Equal Pay Day: Latest AAUW Study Shows Wage Gap Is As Bad As We Thought — But The Race Gap Is Even Worse. Don Crothers, April 16, 2016
Daily Herald. Young girls explore math, science fields with Tech Savvy. April 16, 2016
Cronkite News. Man of the House? Not necessarily, for Arizona delegation. Wafa Shahid, April 16, 2016
TJC Newspaper. Why Education Doesn’t Bring Women Equal Pay. Bill Blare, April 16, 2016
Times Leader. Campus rape: What colleges report, what they do. Mark Guydish, April 16, 2016
WFMJ. ‘CNN Politics Campaign 2016: Like, Share, Elect’ Opens Today at the Newseum. April 15, 2016
Quad City Times. Lawmakers air challenges of passing legislation. Doug Schorpp, April 16, 2016
St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Plenty of drama of the $10 bill. April 15, 2016
Standard Times. Hamilton’s place on $10 bill spurs tense production. Margaret Talev and Angela Greiling Keane, April 15, 2016
The Columbian. Letter: Law is weak regarding equal pay. Kathi Pickett, April 14, 2016
Pop Herald. New Hampshire bakery cuts prices for women to mark gender. Glen McLaughlin, April 14, 2016
PR Newswire. Hadassah Launches Coalitioin for Women’s Health Equity with National Women’s, Health, and Faith Organizations. April 14, 2016
Washington Post/Bloomberg. Woman on $10 Bill in Question as Hamilton Fans Lobby. April 14, 2016
Bisnow. Patricia Arquette At The Equal Pay Day Block Party. Alfredo Flores, April 14, 2016
Bloomberg BNA. EEOC Pay Data Proposal Draws Criticism and Applause. Kevin McGowan, April 13, 2016
Curve. Equal Pay Day Is Nothing To Celebrate. Victoria A. Brownworth, April 13, 2016
Huffpost Politics. Girls And Boys Outraged By Wage Gap For Chores, Give Us Hope For Future. Elyse Wanshel, April 13, 2016
Your West Valley. OPINION: What are women worth?. April 13, 2016
TJC Newspaper. Equal pay for equal work. Vanessa Coleman, April 13, 2016
The News Star. Equal pay bill clears Senate, faces tougher audience in House. Greg Hilburn, April 13, 2016
The News Record. Start Smart event pushes women to negotiate for more money. James Dollard, April 13, 2016
Salon. It’s not “choices,” it’s pure sexism: Women get paid less for one reason — they’re discriminated against. Amanda Marcotte, April 13, 2016
Pop Herald. Equal Pay Day spotlights stubborn wage gap between the sexes. Kim Silva, April 13, 2016
Jobs & Hire. Gender Wage Gap Widens: The Issue On Equal Pay. Jane Reed, April 13, 2016
Romper. 4 Reasons The Gender Pay Gap Is Worse For Mothers. Jenn Rose, April 12, 2016
Senator Mazie Hirono. On Equal Pay Day, Hirono Leads Measure To End Gender Barriers In STEM Careers. April 12, 2016
The Hornet. Campus safety precautions for women. Yvonne Villasenor, April 12, 2016
The Current. Same Work, same pay: Celebrating Pay Equity Day. Roddia Paul, April 12, 2016
Washington Post. Microsoft and Facebook tout equal pay — but there’s a more glaring problem. Andrea Peterson and Jena MCGregor, April 12, 2016
TJC Newspaper. Microsoft posts a close to flawless equal pay for equal work score. Bill Blare, April 12, 2016
Vindy. Equal Pay Day sets reminder: gender pay gap exists. Kalea Hall, April 12, 2016
USA Today. ‘Happy Equal Pay Day,’ said no person ever. Natalie DiBlasio, April 12, 2016
Time. These Restaurants Give Women a Special Discount on Equal Pay Day. Denver Nicks, April 12, 2016
Huffington Post. The Great American Gap. April 12, 2016
Time. 6 Excuses for the Gender Pay Gap You Can Stop Using. Alicia Adamczyk, April 12, 2016
ABC News. Your Most Pressing Questions About Equal Pay Day, Answered. Susanna Kim, April 12, 2016
Bustle. 5 Distressing Graphs About Equal Pay That You Absolutely Have To See. Celia Darrough, April 12, 2016
CNN. Equal Pay Day: When, where and why women earn less than men. Dana Ford, April 12, 2016
Center for American Progress. The Top 10 Facts About the Gender Wage Gap. Kaitlin Holmes and Danielle Corley, April 12, 2016
Bustle. Why Didn’t The Equal Pay Act Close The Gender Pay Gap? 50 Years Later, America Still Has A Major Problem. Morgan Brinlee, April 12, 2016
Bustle. 7 Equal Pay Statistics That Every Woman Should Have At The Tip Of Her Tongue Today. Hillary E. Crawford, April 12, 2016
Bustle. The One Easy Thing You Can Do To Promote Equal Pay On Equal Pay Day. Alexi McCammond, April 12, 2016
Bustle. How To Argue The Wage Gap Exists: 7 Arguments You’ll Hear, And Exactly How To Respond. April 12, 2016
Bustle. Equal Pay Day Should Be An Eye-Opener For The Necessity Of Paid Maternity Leave. Amée Latour, April 12, 2016
Bustle. Bustle’s Pay Gap Infographic Shows Just How Much Chipotle Women Lose Each Paycheck. Lara Rutherford-Morrison, April 12, 2016
Bustle. Are You Biased Against Women Leaders? Take This Online Test To Find Out. Lara Rutherford-Morrison, April 12, 2016
MSN Money. Gender wage gap widens in 2015. Quentin Fottrell, April 12, 2016
Ravishly. Equal Pay Day: What You Need To Know. Marcia G. Yerman, April 12, 2016
One News Page. Obama Recognizes Equal Pay Day With Call To Close The Pay Gap. April 12, 2016
Mic. Men on the Internet Are Saying “Actually—” to Equal Pay Day for Women. John Levine, April 12, 2016
Media Matters For America. Myths & Facts: The Gender Pay Gap And Need For Equal Pay. Craig Harrington, April 12, 2016
Media Matters For America. How Fox News Dismisses The Gender Pay Gap. Dina Radtke, April 12, 2016
Mashable. There’s no denying the wage gap with #EqualPayDay. Rebecca Ruiz, April 12, 2016
Latina. How Big Is The Latina Wage Gap In Your State? Check Out This Map!. Raquel Reichard, April 12, 2016
Detroit Free Press. Equal Pay Day reality: Women’s wages lag 53 years after act. Kristen Jordan Shamus, April 12, 2016
Cosmopolitan. Inequality Isn’t Just About Money. It’s Also About Sexism and Racism. Jill Filipovic, April 12, 2016
Glamour — News And Politics. 8 Facts About the Wage Gap That Will Make Your Blood Boil. Jillian Kramer, April 12, 2016
Entertainment Weekly. Patricia Arquette on gender pay gap: ‘We’ve reached a breaking point’. Oliver Gettell, April 12, 2016
Idaho Statesman. Idaho: Don’t get left behind on equal pay for women. Gayle Wilde, April 12, 2016
Huffpost Politics. Equal Pay Day 2016: States Go Their Own Way. Linda Hallman, April 12, 2016
Hello Giggles. I took a test to find out if I’m biased against women leaders. Kathryn Lindsay, April 11, 2016
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report. State Senate to vote on bill aimed at shrinking wage gap on Equal Pay Day. Ryan Broussard, April 11, 2016
DVC Inquirer. The simple truth about the wage gap. Chelsey Schallig, April 11, 2016
Rochester Business Journal. Study details wage gap for women in N.Y.. Velvet Spicer, April 11, 2016
The Advocate. Equal Pay Day will include vote on equal pay legislation. Mark Ballard, April 11, 2016
Teen Vogue. 10 Amazing Colleges for Women That Should Be On Your Radar. Emma Sarran Webster, April 11, 2016
Reuters. Factbox: Equal Pay Day spotlights stubborn wage gap between the sexes. Sebastien Malo, April 11, 2016
Orlando Sentinel. Equal Pay Day shines light on pay disparity between men and women. Susan Jacobson, April 11, 2016
Oak Park — River Forest Patch. Rep. Lilly Sponsors Measure to Raise Equal Pay Awareness. Morgan Searles, April 11, 2016
NBC News. ‘Motherhood Penalty’ Can Affect Women Who Never Even Have a Child. Safia Samee Ali, April 11, 2016
Lacrosse Tribune. Kristin Ringgenberg: Women deserve equal wages. April 11, 2016
Boston Business Journal. Viewpoint: Everyone has a role to play in closing the gender wage gap. Mayor Martin J. Walsh, April 11, 2016
Aiken Standard. Letter: Women, men should be paid equally. Rose Ann Pistole, April 11, 2016
Ad Week. McCann Turned Pie Charts Into Real Pies in Bittersweet Critique of Gender Pay Gap. Patrick Coffee, April 11, 2016
Vogue. 6 Secrets to Negotiating a Raise Like a Boss. Marissa Miller, April 11, 2016
The Sacramento Bee. More work to do on equal pay for California women. Sue Miller, April 11, 2016
Time. Women Can’t Wait Until 2059 For Equal Pay. Laura Bates, April 11, 2016
The Town Talk. Senate to hear equal pay bill Tuesday. Greg Hilburn, April 11, 2016
The State. Bailey: Demand pay equity for SC women. Becky Bailey, April 11, 2016
Lacrosse Tribune. Natalie Leuck: Equal Pay Day spotlights gender wage gap. April 10, 2016
Journal Gazette. As women fall behind, we all pay. Nancy McCammon-Hansen, April 10, 2016
The Star Press. Closing the pay gap. Alice Bennett, April 9, 2016
The Sheridan Press. Column: Rallying for women. Kristen Czaban, April 9, 2016
Democrat & Chronicle. Improve state’s equal pay laws. Beth Garver, April 9, 2016
The Morning Call. Pennsylvania women not getting equal pay. Catherine Kotanchik, April 7, 2016
Huffington Post. Take this Test to See how Biased You are Against Having a Woman as President. Soraya Chemaly, April 5, 2016
Newseum. ‘Barriers and Bias’ Panel Discussion at the Newseum. April 1, 2016
Fast Company. Why the Gender Leadership Gap is so Much Worse for Women of Color. Lydia Dishman, March 30, 2016
Washington Post. This Staggering Chart Shows how Few Minority Women Hold Executive Positions. Jena McGregor, March 30, 2016
Washington Post. Maryland lawmakers want gender pay gap closed. They should look at their own payroll. By Fenit Nirappil, March 27, 2016
Orange County Register. Making Sense of gender pay gap: Why women earn less in some O.C. cities. By Michelle Rafter, March 27, 2016
Sacramento Bee, Opinion. The Numbers Crunch: These March Madness brackets aren’t busted. By Foon Rhee, March 25, 2016
News Release. Rep. Norcross Continues Fight for Paycheck Fairness. March 21, 2016
Washington Post, LTE. Honor the WASPs in death. Linda Hallman, March 20, 2016
Washington Post. These March Madness schools have their narrowest gender pay gap among their graduates. Jena McGregor, March 18, 2016
Glamour. This “Fair Pay” March Madness Bracket Is Absolutely Brilliant. Jillian Kramer, March 18, 2016
Education Dive. Sexual harassment in K-12 schools a pervasive problem. Erin McIntyre, March 18, 2016
Senator Patty Murray. Murray Introduces Bill to Increase Opportunity for Women & Minorities in STEM. March 18, 2016
The Daily Pennsylvanian. Minority women face barriers in paying off student debt, study finds. Jenna Wang, March 18, 2016
The Rick Smith Show. Melissa Guardaro on the UN’s 60th Commission on the Status of Women. March 17, 2016
Huffington Post. As March Madness Begins, the Insanity of the Gender and Racial Pay Gap Is Revealed. Lisa Maatz, March 17, 2016
KRWG TV. Heinrich Marks Women’s History Month By Increasing Opportunities For Women and Minorities In STEM. March 17, 2016
Public Now. Hirono. Maloney Mark Women’s History Month By Increasing Opportunity For Women & Minorities In STEM. March 17, 2016
Campus Circle. Elite universities have a gender problem: Too few female professors. Katy Murphy, March 15, 2016
Marketwatch. Gender wage gap widens in 2015. Quentin Fottrell, March 8, 2016
Politico Florida. Florida universities report few on-campus rapes. drawing skepticism, Jessica Bakeman, March 4, 2016
St. John’s Sun. American Association of University Women: Group delivers Title IX resources to schools. Mona Jensen, March 3, 2016
St. George News. Tech Savvy event for girls in STEM coming to Dixie, public participation encouraged. Julie Applegate, March 2, 2016
Also Appeared: Bryan-College Station Eagle, The Parson SunRick Smith Show. Lisa Maatz Interview on Student Debt and Pay Gap, February 15, 2016The Spectrum. Advocates Press for Equal Pay in Utah, February 18, 2016Forbes. Gender Pay Equality, Money in Politics, Remain Political Ping Pong Balls. By Erik Sherman, February 13, 2016US News & World Report. Why Your Male Peers Outearn You – And What to Do About It. Susannah Snider, February 22, 2016Reuters. Obama’s move on gender pay gap seen as first step in uphill battle. Patricia Reaney, February 5, 2016VICE News. As Calls Grow for More Women in STEM Fields, Sexual Harassment Complaints Increase. Colleen Curry, February 5, 2016
Al Jazeera America. Feds to collect equal pay data from all big employers, Al Jazeera with The Associated Press, January 29, 2016Mic. The Obama Administration’s New Proposal Could Be the Key to Closing the Wage Gap, Julie Zeilinger, January 29, 2016
SELF Magazine. What Lilly Ledbetter Wants Women To Know About Equal Pay, Nina Bahadur, January 29, 2016
Washington Post. Legislators organize blitz of equal pay legislation in nearly half the states, Lydia DePillis, January 28, 2016
Dorchester Reporter. Pay equity bill ready for debate in Senate, Jennifer Smith, January 28, 2016
WRDW. On Anniversary of President Obama’s first bill signed into law, Lilly Ledbetter says more to be done on pay equality. By Peter Zampa, January 29, 2016
The Rick Smith Show. Lisa Maatz Interview, January 29, 2016
McClatchy DC. Why does South Carolina remain one of 4 states without equal-pay laws?, Vera Bergengruen, January 29, 2016
Washington Post. American Association of University Women challenges federal data on college sexual assault. Courtney Kueppers, January 14, 2016
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NBC Washington. Campus Sexual Assault Data Questioned. Chris Gordan, January 14, 2016
Ravishly. Love Her, Love Her Note: The Hillary Paradox. Marcia G. Yerman, January 15, 2016
CEO Update. CEO Dateline – Association: Fed data on college sexual assault “defies reality”, Walt Williams, January 15, 2016
Kansas City infoZine. New Data: 91 Percent of Colleges Report Zero Rape Incidents. Staff, January 16, 2016
The Hill. Obama eyes ‘audacious’ use of executive power in final year. Lydia Wheeler and Tim Devaney, January 18, 2016
Campus Safety. 91 Percent of Colleges Report Zero Incidents of Rape. CS Staff, January 19, 2016
The Durango Herald. Break the silence on college sexual assault. Caroline Sitter, January 16, 2016
CSPAN 3, 10:00 am Broadcast Trends in Campus Sexual Assault Policy Fox13. Women’s safety advocates skeptical of campus rape statistics. Staff, December 11, 2015
Time Magazine. Supreme Court Appears Torn Over Texas Affirmative Action Program. Mark Sherman, December 9, 2015
Grand Rapids Press. How Michigan colleges fight sex assaults with state grants. Brian McVicar, December 7, 2015
WJLA. ABC7. Washington, DC. Tracking sexual assault on campus. December 1, 2015
Progressive Radio Network. The Breakthrough Way: Lisa Maatz Interview. December 3, 2015
Politico Pro, Growing caseload, stagnant budget hamper Obama’s fight against campus sexual assault, Allie Grasgreen Ciaramella, November 19, 2015Huffington Post. Hate crimes can be motivated by gender bias, but there are tools to address them. Lisa Maatz, November 3, 2015
Mashable. #TheReal10 lets women put their faces on the $10 bill—but there’s a catch. Rebecca Ruiz, November 3, 2015
GoodCall. Is Violence on the Rise at College Campuses? Donna Fuscaldo, October 29, 2015Bloomberg. Vox Media, Buzzfeed Quit SXSW After Sexism Panels Axed. Laura Colby & Lucas Shaw, October 27, 2015
CNN en Español. Ejecutiva de YouTube: Es momento que las mujeres sobresalgan en el campo de la tecnología. Susan Wojcicki, October 27, 2015
Cornell Chronicle. Conference addresses gender disparity in STEM. Gigi Tsintsadze, October 27, 2015
United States Senator Patty Murray. Murray introduces legislation to empower domestic violence survivors, break down economic barriers. Staff, October 27, 2015
HuffPost Entertainment. Bradley Cooper is right, men need to demand equal pay for women. Nico Lang, October 26, 2015
Huffington Post. Campuses have a role in addressing domestic violence. Lisa Maatz, October 23, 2015
Christian Science Monitor. To Grow New Generation of Girl Scientists, Some Schools go Single Sex. Stacy Teicher Khadaroo, October 22, 2015
News Transcript. Women mind the gap: gender pay disparity persists. Jessica D’Amico, October 22, 2015
Medium. 20 Champions for working women you should be following on Twitter Right Now. Women Employed, October 21, 2015
Salon. Bradley Cooper is right: Men need to demand better pay for women. Nico Lang, October 21, 2015
PBS News Hour. Encouraging Girls to Become Scientists? It’s not Rocket Science. Judy Woodruff, October 20/21, 2015
U.S. Department of Labor Blog. The High Cost of Unequal Pay. Lisa Maatz, October 20, 2015
Mic. This powerful politician is lobbying Congress to make reporting assault more difficult. Julie Zellinger, October 19, 2015
Washington Post. Bradley Cooper’s Idea to Force Employers to Change What they Pay Men and Women. Danielle Paquette, October 19, 2015
AsiaOne. Tricky Issue of Gender Pay Gap Surfaces in White House. October 18, 2015
Huffington Post. Capitol Hill Can Learn a Thing or Two From California’s New Equal Pay Law. Lisa Maatz, October 15, 2015
Ms. Magazine. How Would You Like to Work the Same Hours for Half the Pay? That’s the Gender Pay Gap for Latinas. October 15, 2015
Politico. Why Science Needs More Women. Moira Muldoon, October 15, 2015
Bay State Banner. Latina Women Suffer Worst from the Wage Gap. Jule Pattison-Gordon, October 14, 2015
The Associated Press. Case Shows Split in School, Police Inquiries into Rape Claim. Dirk Lammers, October 13, 2015
Huffington Post, Women. Donald Trump on Equal Pay: Women Should Do as Good a Job as Men. Emma Gray, October 13, 2015
Reuters. Gender Pay Gap Top Workplace Concern for U.S. Women. Ellen Wulfhorst, October 13, 2015
U.S. News and World Report. 5 Reasons Women Need to Save More for Retirement Than Men. Maryalene La Ponsie, October 9, 2015
Cosmopolitan. GOP Presidential Candidate Attributes Wage Gap to “Skill” and Experience.” Prachi Gupta, October 7, 2015
Jezebel. California has passed the nation’s most progressive equal pay law. Stassa Edwards, October 7, 2015
La Opinion. Igualdad de sueldos para todos. Virginia Gaglianone, October 7, 2015
Mic.com. California passes fair pay act to close the gender wage gap even more. Julie Zeilinger, October 7, 2015
Newstimes. STEM education opens career doors for women. Dan Friedman, October 7, 2015
NPR. Robot birds teach kids to program in “Secret Coders.” Etelka Lehoczky, October 7, 2015
Tri-States Public Radio. Robot Birds Teach Kids to Program in “Secret Coders,” Etelka Lehoczky. October 7, 2015
Christian Science Monitor. Can states legislate their way out of gender pay differences?. Lonnie Shekhtman, October 6, 2015
Gawker. Women get equal pay in one state. Melissa Cronin, October 6, 2015
The Guardian. California governor signs landmark Fair Pay Act in bid to close gender wage gap. Anita Chabria, October 6, 2015
RH Reality Check. The “Safe” Campus Act is Anything But. Zoe Ridolfi-Starr, October 1, 2015
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Research Indicates Pay Gap Will Not Close for 136 Years
September 13, 2016
AAUW Statement on Obama’s Proposed Rule on Equal Pay
January 29, 2016