Reports

Get important information and statistics from AAUW’s original research publications and white papers.

Download the Quick Facts from Solving the Equation

This colorful, accessible fact sheet makes it easy to share some of the key themes of the Solving the Equation: The Variables for Women’s Success in Engineering and Computing report and spark discussion in your community. Read more »

AAUW delegation to Poland poses below a sculpture of Marie Curie at the Radium Institute in Warsaw.

AAUW Delegation: Gender Equity and the Role of Women in Poland

In 1920 AAUW’s predecessor, the Association of Collegiate Alumnae, helped raise $100,000 for Polish scientist Marie Curie to purchase a gram of radium. In fall 2014, a delegation of seven […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   March 02, 2015
A young woman opening a glass door where you can see in her reflection that she is smiling. The words Women in Community College: Access to Success on the door.

Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success

Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success (2013) explores an underappreciated part of our higher education system. The report looks at the role of community colleges in women’s education, including challenges women face in completing a certificate or degree, or in transferring to a four-year institution. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   April 30, 2013
A young woman opening a glass door where you can see in her reflection that she is smiling. The words Women in Community College: Access to Success on the door.

Women in Community Colleges Executive Summary

Currently, more than 4 million women attend the nation’s two-year public colleges to pursue higher education and prepare for the workforce. This executive summary of the Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success report briefly discusses policies and practices to help women succeed in community colleges. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   April 30, 2013
China Delegation in front of great wall

China Delegation Whitepaper

The AAUW delegation was given access to a number of women’s organizations in China to better understand the status of women. What role do women play in contemporary Chinese society? […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   November 15, 2012

South Africa Delegation Whitepaper

Women’s rights may have been guaranteed in South Africa’s constitution, but as this white paper shows, a myriad of barriers still arise in this progressive nation. Violence against women, the […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   November 10, 2011

Cuba Delegation Whitepaper

An interesting extract that left delegates wondering how much of the information was “government approved messaging.” While numbers weren’t as readable obtainable as in other host countries, the comments about […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   November 04, 2010

Israel Delegation Whitepaper

Delegates gained a deeper understanding of the region’s challenges and learned how women are joining together to develop positive, creative strategies to improve the educational, social, economic, and political status […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   October 31, 2010