State Education Cuts Endanger the Future

A recent report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities revealed that many states have enacted deep, dramatic cuts to their K–12 and higher education budgets and that nearly […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   August 04, 2011

AAUW Awards $3.7 Million in Fellowships and Grants for 2011–12 Academic Year

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will award $3.7 million in school year 2011–12 in support of 239 scholars, research projects, and programs promoting education and equity for women and girls. Read more »

Article   |   Education   |   July 28, 2011

Oregon Branches Fly High with WINGS

This is the second post in a series featuring the 2011 Breaking through Barriers Award winners, which were announced in June at the AAUW National Convention. Part 1  │ This […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   July 11, 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

NCCWSL Workshop Roundup

  During last week’s National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, students learned about opportunities in different professional fields, attended workshops that provided helpful skill-building tools, and took part in […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   June 09, 2011

AAUW Supports New Gainful Employment Rule for Career-Education Programs

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is glad to see the U.S. Department of Education exercise its authority to issue regulations defining gainful employment. Read more »

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