24/7 Engineering: Live It and Learn It

Living and learning communities for women students are a new phenomenon in engineering schools all over the country. One of the many goals of these communities is to bolster the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   4 Comments   |   August 22, 2011

Your AAUW Dialog Summer Reading List

Summer is drawing to a close, so the AAUW blog has decided to take some time to just sit back, relax, and have a long weekend. In our absence, why […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   August 20, 2011

Education Hurts Your Ovaries?!

There was a time in this nation when people believed that if women went to college, it would adversely affect their ability to have children. As silly as that notion […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   2 Comments   |   August 10, 2011

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
AAUW alumna Anamarija Frankić works to restore the oyster population of Boston’s Wellfleet Harbor.

Meet Anamarija Frankić: Ecologist and Steward

While completing her master’s degree in ecology and limnology (freshwater science) at the University of Zagreb in Croatia, 1995–96 AAUW International Fellow Anamarija Frankić spent five years working as an ecologist for the Plitvice Lakes, one of UNESCO’s World Heritage sites and one of the oldest national parks in Croatia. Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   August 03, 2011

Tech Trek in the Spotlight

CBS News turned to AAUW member Marie Wolbach, founder of AAUW of California’s Tech Trek Science Camp for Girls, for an insider’s perspective on getting girls engaged in science, technology, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   3 Comments   |   August 01, 2011

Self-Assessment Matters

Each month this year, AAUW is teaming up with Nature Publishing Group, one of the world’s leading science publishers, to put together an online forum on women in science. The […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   July 29, 2011

STEM Grantees Front and Center in Kentucky

Learning about electricity while developing leadership skills, self-confidence, efficacy and content knowledge were goals of the Meadowthorpe is Serving Sisters (MISS ) mentoring program. MISS Electricity was one of the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   May 20, 2011

Are Women Just Not Interested?

Each month this year, AAUW is teaming up with Nature Publishing Group, one of the world’s leading science publishers, to put together an online forum on women in science. The […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   4 Comments   |   April 29, 2011

Mother-Daughter Event Develops Role Models

In February, Miriam Keller and the AAUW Fremont (CA) Branch hosted their annual Mother/Daughter Math and Science Discovery Day to develop mentors to encourage young girls’ interest in science, technology, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   April 28, 2011