North Carolina Women are Taking Over!

On February 4, 2012, Duke University –ranked among the top national universities – teamed up with North Carolina Central University – ranked among the top historically-black colleges and universities – […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 15, 2012

Are You Grad-School Ready?

Just the other day, I was talking with a classmate, and somehow we ended up on the topic of graduate school. As a junior in college, the time for deciding […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   1 Comments   |   March 13, 2012

Elect Her at Howard, George Washington, and Coastal Carolina

Elect Her–Campus Women Win, a collaboration between AAUW and Running Start, encourages and trains college women to run for student government. Follow the links below to read highlights from this […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   February 23, 2012

Start Building Your Network Now

Building your network is key to seeking elected office in college or in your community. Last Saturday, at Howard University’s Elect Her—Campus Women Win training, that is just what occurred. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   February 23, 2012

There Is Nothing To Lose

Recently, at Coastal Carolina University a group of over 30 college women sacrificed their Saturday to gain leadership skills and build their network. The women attended Elect Her—Coastal Carolina Women […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   February 23, 2012

Girl Power in our Nation’s Capital

Inside the beltway, as political operatives discussed the latest dynamics in the race for president, a different kind of political discussion was taking place just a few blocks from K […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   February 23, 2012

2012 Day of Service

As the youngest of four, my kitchen assignment was usually putting away the dishes. My cooking experience had been short-lived as I would forget to put the water in with […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 16, 2012

Alabama Branch Sponsors $tart $mart Workshop

Research shows that the typical American woman misses out on $1 million in earnings over her lifetime because she lacks salary negotiation skills. The $tart $mart workshops address the gender […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   December 16, 2011

Are College Women Stepping Up?

Since the numbers remain grim for women in Congress and state legislatures, where can we train the next generation of women political leaders? AAUW and Running Start collaborate on Elect […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   October 28, 2011

Transforming Duke’s Student Government

Ebonie Simpson is a rising senior at Duke University who is majoring in public policy. An alumna of Elect Her–Campus Women Win, Simpson served as the student liaison to bring […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   August 26, 2011