Celebrate International Women’s Day Tomorrow

March 8 marks International Women’s Day, and AAUW plans to celebrate! AAUW is an established and esteemed organization that has helped — and continues to help — women make history. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   March 07, 2011

AAUW Issues Statement about AAUW NYC Branch and Muhammadu Buhari, a Candidate in the Nigerian Presidential Elections

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) today issued the following statement about the AAUW New York City Branch issuing an award to Muhammadu Buhari. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   March 03, 2011

AAUW Recognized as Top Nonprofit for Education, Women’s Empowerment

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has been named a top-rated nonprofit in two categories through GreatNonprofits’ reviews of charitable organizations. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   January 25, 2011

AAUW Extends Deepest Sympathies to the Arizona Shooting Victims, Families

PRESS RELEASE: AAUW Executive Director Linda D. Hallman, CAE, issued the following statement. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   January 11, 2011

Forbes’ Sexist Powerful Women List

What makes a person powerful? According to Forbes, that depends on gender. Forbes’ World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list came out last month, and the contrast with the World’s Most […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   5 Comments   |   November 29, 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

Hispanic Heritage Month and Beyond

Last week Forbes released its list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women, which includes several Hispanic women. They are trailblazers — a U.S. Supreme Court justice and the president […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   October 15, 2010

Calling Out Political Sexism, One Candidate at a Time

We’ve all been there. You’re watching television or scanning through the most-read stories online and the commentary about a female politician is about her dowdy outfit or temperamental response to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   September 14, 2010

It’s Not My Father’s Navy… It’s Even Better

My father was always proud of his service in the U.S. Navy, and I have always been proud of him. Today, he would have been particularly proud of the Navy […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   2 Comments   |   July 21, 2010

AAUW Awards $3.2 Million in Fellowships and Grants for 2010–11 Academic Year

PRESS RELEASE: AAUW will award $3.2 million in 2010–11 in support of 215 scholars, research projects, and programs promoting education and equity for women and girls. Read more »