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

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