Fey and Poehler Will Make Golden Globes History

As Sunday’s 2013 Golden Globes approach, it’s a pleasure to see so much praise for this year’s hosts, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. The Golden Globes are considered a major […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   January 11, 2013

Mother-Daughter Bond: An Investment in the Future

From the time I was a little girl, my parents instilled in me the value and importance of an education. I always knew that I was meant to go to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   December 21, 2012

Convention Hosts: Visit Forever Vibrant New Orleans

Last week, we spoke with Deborah Freda and Koggie M. Hakenjos, two members of our 2013 convention’s Host Committee, about why they’re excited to host the 47th AAUW National Convention […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   December 11, 2012

Budget 101: Sequestration and the Path Forward

One year after the debt ceiling crisis, Congress and the president again face a series of tough decisions regarding federal spending and deficit reduction. With so much at stake in […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   October 10, 2012

Budget 101: The Bush Tax Cuts

Extending the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts for individuals who earn up to $200,000 and couples who earn up to $250,000 would protect the middle class while increasing government revenue to pay down the deficit and protect important programs. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   September 19, 2012

New Pay Gap Data Shows It’s Not “The End of Men”

At AAUW, we’re not looking to engage in a battle of the sexes. Our goal is for men and women to be equally capable of achieving economic security for themselves and their families. In 2011, women earned just 77 percent of what men earned. We’ve still got a long way to go. Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   September 12, 2012

Go Green — Switch to a Digital “Outlook” Subscription!

Along with our exciting Fall issue, Outlook is rolling out a brand-new digital edition of the magazine. It’s sleek, it’s modern, and it’s easy to use. And now, for the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   August 28, 2012

Akin Shows That Sex Ed Should Be Based on Biology, Not History

“If it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down.” — Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO), August 19, 2012 “I would hope that […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   August 21, 2012
Sally Ride, America's first woman astronaut communicates with ground controllers from the flight deck.

In Remembrance of Sally Ride

Today we remember Sally Ride, the dreamer, pioneer, and role model who lifted our eyes to the sky in wonder. Ride died yesterday of pancreatic cancer at the age of […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   July 24, 2012

What’s Your AAUW Story?

This month, AAUW was recognized as a top-rated women’s empowerment organization by GreatNonprofits, which catalogs and shares reviews of nonprofit organizations from around the world. The website allows the public […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   May 25, 2012