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

Reflecting on Three Days of Leadership

During the closing session of the National Conference for College Women Studies Leaders, attendees took some time to think about what they learned during their three days together. The session, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   June 09, 2011

First $tart $mart Workshop Held in Oregon

Eighteen senior women students from Chemeketa Community College, Western Oregon University, and Willamette University participated in a $tart $mart salary negotiation workshop on April 29, 2011. This was the first […] Read more »

Elect Her in Ohio and Northern Michigan

The final round of Elect Her–Campus Women Win events for this spring are over. As sad as we are to see these trainings come to an end, we are inspired […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   April 26, 2011

Wildcats Start their Campaigns!

On one of the busiest weekends of the academic year — known to Northern Michigan University students as Wildcat Weekend — a dedicated bunch of Wildcats joined AAUW and Running […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   April 26, 2011

Making Space for Leadership Potential

For me, conducting the Elect Her–Campus Women Win event at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, meant going home again. I grew up in Vandalia, which is just down the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   April 26, 2011

Elect Her in California and the West Indies

Exciting, inspiring, life-changing, and necessary — these are some of the words that come to mind while reading the latest installment of the Elect Her–Campus Women Win blogs. Wendy Matheny, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   March 31, 2011

The California Candidates of Tomorrow

Mt. San Jacinto College in Menifee, California, isn’t your typical campus. While across the nation, women make up only 47 percent of student government association (SGA) representatives, Mt. San Jacinto […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 31, 2011

No Need for a Beach

Some people find their inspiration on the calm sands of a beach watching a brilliant, orange sunset. But the inspiration I found in Jamaica a few weeks ago was not […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 31, 2011
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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