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

24/7 Engineering: Live It and Learn It

Living and learning communities for women students are a new phenomenon in engineering schools all over the country. One of the many goals of these communities is to bolster the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   4 Comments   |   August 22, 2011

Sarah Hughes: Another Elect Her Success Story

Sarah Hughes decided to run for president of her Honors College Assembly after attending Elect Her–Campus Women Win, AAUW and Running Start’s campaign training program for college women, at the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   August 18, 2011

Tech Trek in the Spotlight

CBS News turned to AAUW member Marie Wolbach, founder of AAUW of California’s Tech Trek Science Camp for Girls, for an insider’s perspective on getting girls engaged in science, technology, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   3 Comments   |   August 01, 2011