Getting through the College Hard Times

I spend a decent portion of my time speaking to inner-city youth about their options after high school. Though every group of students is different, I always get the question, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   May 16, 2011

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

Losing Girls Between High School and College

Each month this year, AAUW is teaming up with Nature Publishing Group, one of the world’s leading science publishers, in an online forum on women in science. The AAUW posts […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   April 25, 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

Elect Her in Connecticut, Cincinnati, and at Loyola

Elect Her–Campus Women Win trainings are intended to prepare the next generation of young college women to run for political office, but the training at Loyola University reached even further […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 18, 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

Tech Savvy Brings STEM to Girls in Buffalo

As a chemical engineer, Tamara Brown knows how important it is that young girls be exposed to careers in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. To achieve this […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   February 17, 2011

The Continuing Fight for Title IX Enforcement

AAUW recently lent our support to a Title IX lawsuit in Indiana, signing an amicus brief in support of the plaintiff in Parker v. Indiana High School Athletic Association et […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   February 16, 2011

Press Call: Civil Rights Groups Call for Strong Gainful Employment Regulation

PRESS RELEASE: On Wednesday, February 16, 2011, AAUW’s Director of Public Policy and Government Relations Lisa Maatz, will join other civil rights leaders on a conference call to highlight the need to hold colleges accountable to students and taxpayers. Read more »

Article   |   Career and Workplace   |   February 14, 2011

AAUW Awards Campus Action Project Grants to 11 Institutions

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has awarded $50,000 in Campus Action Project (CAP) grants to 11 institutions across the country for the 2010–11 academic year. Read more »

Article   |   Campus   |   December 16, 2010