The young grantee Miriam poses for a photo next to a podium with the AAUW banner and branch member Patricia Allgeier.

Parting Words from Last Year’s Fellows and Grantees

There are many rewarding aspects to working in Fellowships and Grants at AAUW, but one in particular is reading about all the amazing accomplishments of our outgoing fellowship and grant recipients in their final reports. Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   September 21, 2011

Meet Nicole Prévost Logan: Author and Global Citizen

When I met 1950–51 AAUW International Fellow Nicole Prévost Logan at the AAUW national office in Washington, D.C., I had no idea that I was sitting across from a woman […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   August 17, 2011

Meet Esy Casey: Artist and Cinematographer

Artist and 2009–10 AAUW Career Development Grantee Esy Casey was working in book design when her best friend, Sarah Friedland, asked her to help film a documentary on Zulu women’s […] Read more »

All-China Meets AAUW

As a part of AAUW’s ongoing commitment to improving the status of women and girls globally via fellowships, grassroots programming, and advocacy, AAUW recently hosted 18 women from the All-China […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   2 Comments   |   August 08, 2011

Not Your Typical Awards Ceremony

We’ve all been there — clapping madly while thinking of other things at local awards ceremonies, standing and cheering when it’s our daughter/son/spouse/friend’s turn. Well, last night’s AAUW/NASPA Women of […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   2 Comments   |   June 04, 2010

Thanks to AAUW Fellow and Grant Recipient Alumnae

In June 2008, I left my teaching position in Brazil to pursue a master’s degree in communications at American University. I approached my return to school with apprehension since six […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   May 19, 2010

AAUW Alumnae Exchange: Connecting Alumnae One Click at a Time

Since I started working with the AAUW alumnae initiative in 2008, I have had the pleasure of telling the stories of more than 50 fellowships and grants alumnae who have […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   7 Comments   |   November 20, 2009

Meet Kamala Visweswaran: Associate Professor of Anthropology and Asian Studies at the University of Texas

In March 2009 nine scholars conducting research on India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan spent a day trying to envision a way to demilitarize South Asia and help the region move forward […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   November 06, 2009

Meet Shevon Harvey: Professor, Researcher, Advocate

The issue of health care reform is being debated in living rooms, Congressional offices, and at watercoolers around the country. Currently, both the House and Senate are continuing to seek […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   2 Comments   |   October 16, 2009

Meet Rachel Sternberg: Historian, Associate Professor, Author

Rachel Sternberg’s research about social attitudes and moral sensibilities related to misery in ancient Athens was in part inspired by the year she spent in Mexico before starting graduate school. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   October 09, 2009