We Asked, You Answered: Who are the Great Women in History?

As part of Women’s History Month, we asked you to tell us about the women in history who have influenced you as well as the women who you think are […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   March 19, 2012

Who’s Missing from Women’s History?

Last week, we asked you to share which historical women had an influence on your life. If you haven’t had the chance to respond to our poll, there’s still time. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   March 12, 2012
Fellow of the 50's

Following the Fellows of the 1950s

We invite you once again to look back at the history of AAUW’s famous and influential fellows — this time, we’ll focus on the exciting work of alumnae in the 1950s. Read more »

Contemporary Women Making History

In honor of Women’s History Month, AAUW’s Director of Public Policy and Government Relations Lisa Maatz will be speaking at a Capitol Hill press conference on March 30 to show […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 28, 2011
Resnik

Remembering the Challenger

January 28, 2011, marked the 25th anniversary of the death of Judith Resnik in the space shuttle Challenger explosion. Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   February 02, 2011
AAUW Supporters with signs

Celebrating National Women’s History Month

AAUW is excited to partner with the National Women’s History Project in its 30th anniversary year, which has the theme “Writing Women Back into History.” Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   4 Comments   |   March 01, 2010

Celebrating Women’s Equality Day

Today, August 26, 2009, is Women’s Equality Day. This day marks the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution 89 years ago and celebrates the women’s suffrage movement […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   August 26, 2009

‘We All Have a Part, But She’s the Icon’

The headline on a Kansas City Star column put it best: “Lilly Ledbetter’s name is on a law and a Supreme Court decision, and she’s not done yet.” So true. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   4 Comments   |   July 08, 2009

AAUW National Convention Opening Ceremony

AAUW’s 2009 National Convention opening session started out on a high note with a video welcome message from White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett. Jarrett extended a special greeting from […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   June 28, 2009

Convention Day One

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Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   June 27, 2009