Community Outreach

Use these resources to make connections and develop relationships with your local community, including with newspapers, businesses, schools, and residents.

Millersville University’s Campus Action Project Grant: Crossing the Line in Lancaster County: Adolescents, Sexual Harassment and Cyber Bullying

Millersville University students interviewed with local middle schools for focus groups. Using these results the students and the CAP team prepared a daylong conference for the students on sexual harassment and cyber-bullying. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   October 08, 2013

Jefferson Community College’s Campus Action Project: Bully Culture: Understanding It and Overcoming It

The project objectives were to raise awareness of sexual harassment of students in grades 7-12 and to provide educators, students, parents and community advocates with the tools to prevent and to stop harassment of students. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   October 08, 2013

Dakota State University’s Campus Action Project Grant: Stop Hurt. Start Here.

Collaborating with professionals and their theatre program, the Dakota State University CAP team produced a half-day workshop for middle school students about sexual harassment. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   October 07, 2013

Quick Facts on the Elementary and Secondary Education Act

AAUW supports federal funding and oversight of K-12 education, authorized regularly through the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). In this downloadable, two-page document, AAUW lists and explains various policies […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   October 02, 2013

Quick Facts on Career and Technical Education

AAUW supports women pursuing career and technical education (CTE), and supports programs and policies that ensure that they can access training in their fields. In this downloadable, two-page document, AAUW […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   October 02, 2013

Quick Facts on Health Care

AAUW believes that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will improve women’s access to basic health care services. In this downloadable, two-page document, AAUW outlines women’s unique challenges to paying for […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   October 02, 2013

Quick Facts on Retirement Security

AAUW believes that protecting Social Security is critical for women’s economic security, especially as they enter retirement. This downloadable, two-page document outlines how challenges to women’s economic security change as […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   October 02, 2013
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3 Ways You Can Recruit E-Student Affiliates

Whether you’re an AAUW member who lives near campus, a professor teaching a class related to AAUW issues, or a director in the student life office, you have the opportunity to tell students how they can connect with our community, on and off campus. Read more »

Membership Matters — September 2013

It’s September, the end of first quarter, and man­­y AAUW states and branches are gearing up for fall with exciting events and activities. Membership vice presidents should have received their […] Read more »

  |   , ,   |   October 01, 2013

September 2013 Additions for Your State or Branch Newsletter

The September 2013 issue of Membership Matters includes an article on the pay gap that can be electronically cut and pasted into branch or state newsletters. As always, the information […] Read more »

  |   , ,   |   October 01, 2013