Portia Maultsby

Demarginalizing African American Pop Music

Some people choose to stay in their comfort zones, while others live on the edge. Then there are the people who completely rethink the edge and don’t just jump off […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   February 20, 2013
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NCCWSL Fundraising Comes from All Over

If you don’t know already, the AAUW/NASPA National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) will be held May 30–June 1 at the University of Maryland, College Park. NCCWSL is […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   February 19, 2013
Cynthia Lummis

Campaign Networking Goes Digital with Elect Her

What comes to mind when you’re told you are attending a networking event? Are you excited at the idea of meeting new people? Are you dreading it, as an introvert […] Read more »

Article   |   Campus   |   February 15, 2013

#ChangeTheScore at AAUW’s Convention

As New Orleans gears up for Super Bowl XLVII this Sunday in the Superdome, let’s take a timeout to examine another matchup with much higher stakes: where women are now […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   February 01, 2013
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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