Western Washington Women Win

Washington was the first state in the country to elect women to serve in its three highest political offices at the same time, and women still hold both U.S. Senate […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 03, 2011

Elect Her at Below Zero

Despite subzero temperatures, students at the University of Wyoming keep their campus alive with inspiring activities during these freezing winter months. On February 10 Liz Brown, Associated Students of the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 02, 2011

Finding Your Voice through Public Service

Are you ready to run? When Greenville, South Carolina, Councilwoman Jil Littlejohn was first asked this question, she didn’t immediately answer yes. Last weekend at Coastal Carolina University, 34 students […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 01, 2011

Elect Her in North Carolina and Illinois

AAUW and Running Start kicked off the season’s Elect Her–Campus Women Win trainings earlier this month. Elect Her encourages and trains young women to run for student government. Here are […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   February 17, 2011

Lesson Learned

The women of Northern Illinois University are planning to take state politics by storm. The Elect Her–Campus Women Win training program came to snowy DeKalb, Illinois, last weekend, and the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   February 17, 2011

A Dynamic Day with Duke Women (and a Few Great Guys!)

On a rainy day in early February, I had the pleasure of meeting the fabulous women of the Duke Women’s Center. Their team was in charge of bringing the AAUW […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   February 17, 2011

College Teams Tackle the Why So Few? Question

This past spring, AAUW asked in a nationally recognized research report why women are still so underrepresented in science and math fields. Why So Few? Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   December 17, 2010

AAUW Awards Campus Action Project Grants to 11 Institutions

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has awarded $50,000 in Campus Action Project (CAP) grants to 11 institutions across the country for the 2010–11 academic year. Read more »

Article   |   Campus   |   December 16, 2010

Winter Break + Computer = Policy Reform

College students, do you want to make a difference on your campus over winter break without even leaving your computer? Participate in SAFER’s (Students Active for Ending Rape) Winter Break […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   1 Comments   |   December 09, 2010

AAUW Reaches Out to Next Generation of Women Leaders

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has named 10 college student leaders from across the United States to serve on the 2010–11 Student Advisory Council, a leadership group chosen annually to advise the organization about pressing campus issues. Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   November 09, 2010