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Reform Needed to Foster Equality and Diversity in Higher Ed Leadership

How it is that women are outpacing men in attaining degrees yet not catching up to men in leadership positions in higher education and other professional fields? Further statistics revealed that only 23 percent of college presidents are women. Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 30, 2011

Elect Her in Connecticut, Cincinnati, and at Loyola

Elect Her–Campus Women Win trainings are intended to prepare the next generation of young college women to run for political office, but the training at Loyola University reached even further […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 18, 2011

Changing the Face of the Presidency

The University of Cincinnati (UC) has not had a female president of student government for over a decade. But after the Elect Her–Campus Women Win training on February 26, I […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 18, 2011

Stepping up as an Authentic Leader

“There’s a lot to be learned by putting yourself out there and stepping up to the plate. … Unless you put yourself out there, nothing will happen.” Those were the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 17, 2011

Candidates Start Young at Loyola

On February 26, I had the privilege of facilitating the Elect Her–Campus Women Win training at Loyola University in New Orleans. The diversity in the room was amazing in terms […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 17, 2011

PLU Women Take Campus by Storm

On a cold and snowy day at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington, 50 bright and enthusiastic college women braved the weather to attend the Elect Her–PLU Women Win training. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 14, 2011

Don’t Mess with Women in Texas Politics

Elect Her–Campus Women Win at the University of Texas, Arlington, proved that everything is bigger in Texas. The group of over 50 participants has big dreams as they run for […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 14, 2011

ISU Students Get Ready to Use Their Voices

More than 60 students attended the Elect Her–Campus Women Win training at Idaho State University on Thursday, February 16, hosted by the Anderson Gender Resource Center. AAUW leader and ISU […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 14, 2011

Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone

“Where are all the women?” This is the question Councilwoman Kristi Campos asked herself before she decided to run for Wilmington, North Carolina, City Council. Only three out of 20 […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 14, 2011

Roll Tide! Elect Her–Alabama Women Win

Football, barbecue, and the color red — these are a few things that we stereotypically associate with the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. But on February 12 at the Elect Her–Campus […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 03, 2011