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Meet erin Khue Ninh: Asian American Lit Scholar

“They say all our work is autobiographical,” says professor and writer erin Khue Ninh. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   January 30, 2013

National Mentoring Month: Mentors Helped Me Find My Path

  As a second-year graduate student pursuing student affairs, I have had the ride of my life learning how to balance school, work, and relationships. While trying to maintain this […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   January 24, 2013

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Celebrates Centennial

“Oh, what a wonderful time to be a Delta!” will likely be chanted across the globe in the next week as the sisters of Delta Sigma Theta celebrate 100 years […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   January 11, 2013
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Lessons from the Women of the 113th

Like many people across the country, AAUW and Running Start are celebrating the record number of women who are now getting settled in the 113th Congress. Every year, we collaborate […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   January 04, 2013
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The For-Profit College Question

  For-profit colleges and universities have attracted a sizeable share of the student population in the last decade. But since accusations of predatory recruitment and low graduation rates abound at […] Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   January 02, 2013

Budget 101: Fiscal Cliff Detour Creates Future Obstacles

In this installment of our ongoing Budget 101 blog series, we’re exploring what was in the “fiscal cliff” package passed by Congress over the New Year’s holiday. Late last night, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   January 02, 2013

Budget 101: “Fiscal Cliff” Cuts Will Sting for Women and Girls

Welcome back to the Budget 101 blog series, where we explore the federal budget and how it affects Americans’ lives. In this installment, we’ll look into the possible cuts to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   December 19, 2012

Advice from Your College Mentors

Mentors can help shape and guide the experiences of their mentees, and this relationship can have a lifelong impact. As the first person in my household to go to college, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   December 18, 2012

Meet Kristina Halona: Aerospace Engineer

Kristina Halona was one of those kids who were obsessed with anything that flew. She remembers the exact moment when she looked up at a low-flying jet traveling over the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   December 12, 2012

University of Arizona Makes History

“In Tucson, we like our glass ceilings broken.” — Tucson, Arizona, Mayor Jonathan Rothschild, as quoted in the Daily Wildcat The University of Arizona made history last Friday. For the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   December 07, 2012