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

Winter Break + Computer = Policy Reform

College students, do you want to make a difference on your campus over winter break without even leaving your computer? Participate in SAFER’s (Students Active for Ending Rape) Winter Break […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   1 Comments   |   December 09, 2010

AAUW Reaches Out to Next Generation of Women Leaders

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has named 10 college student leaders from across the United States to serve on the 2010–11 Student Advisory Council, a leadership group chosen annually to advise the organization about pressing campus issues. Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   November 09, 2010

AAUW to Participate in Inaugural USA Science & Engineering Festival on National Mall

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will host experiments and hands-on activities at the first-ever USA Science & Engineering Festival expo October 23–24 as part of AAUW’s ongoing efforts to engage girls in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   October 21, 2010

AAUW, Running Start Expand Elect Her Initiative to Include More College Campuses

PRESS RELEASE: Elect Her — Campus Women Win, a collaboration between the American Association of University Women and Running Start, will be held on 20 campuses around the nation next year, more than doubling its reach from last year. Read more »

Who Was Rosalind Franklin?

If you don’t think of Rosalind Franklin when you’re thinking of great scientists, you’re not the only one. This accomplished but seldom-credited woman was a biophysicist who made many contributions to the field of science but is best known today for her critical role in understanding DNA. Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   September 10, 2010

AAUW Heads Back to School

It’s September! That means scores of students are boarding busses and getting back to school. No matter your student status, check out the long list of opportunities and programs available […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   September 08, 2010

Amazing College Leadership Opportunities

Program funding and national leadership opportunities can be hard to come by for college students and campus staff, so I am pleased to announce that applications are now available for […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   September 03, 2010