When Old is New Again

One thing I’ll say for this presidential election: I’m finding it much more interesting than usual. It’s gratifying to hear so many people across every age group actually talking about […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   4 Comments   |   February 19, 2008

Should AAUW Endorse Hillary?

With the campaigns for the presidency heating up earlier than ever this year, some AAUW members have asked why AAUW isn’t endorsing the only woman candidate. Now that a woman […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   25 Comments   |   February 15, 2008

Unity: Elusive If You Don’t Try

The New York Times recently ran a story asserting that — surprise! — not all feminists are the same. The article, entitled “Feminists Find Unity Is Elusive,” plays up the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   2 Comments   |   February 12, 2008

Turning Issues Into Action

This past weekend, AAUW of Colorado held their annual Public Policy Day, an event that is 30+ years strong. Titled “AAUW + Public Policy Issues = Advocacy & Action,” the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   February 08, 2008

Super Duper Tuesday

February 5 was Super Tuesday, the day the largest number of states (24) had a primary or caucus (or in one case—West Virginia Republicans—a state convention). With so many nominating […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   February 07, 2008

Celebrate Women in Sports

Wednesday, Feb. 6, is National Girls and Women in Sports Day, a day to celebrate the great “strides” that women and girls have made in sports at all levels. Over […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   February 06, 2008

If Only Eleanor Were Here

As I was waiting in the bookstore checkout line last night, casually eavesdropping on a Clinton vs. Obama debate the folks behind me were having, I spotted the book Eleanor […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   5 Comments   |   February 06, 2008