Women in (and out) of the STEM Workforce

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   |   April 27, 2011

Women Scientists Still Face Discrimination

While the number of women earning college degrees in science has increased in the past decade, two recent reports remind us of the hostile environment and discrimination women still face […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   2 Comments   |   April 26, 2011

Losing Girls Between High School and College

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

Blog   |   Education   |   April 25, 2011

Equal Pay Day Q and A: Bey-Ling Sha

Bey-Ling Sha, a professor at San Diego State University, talked with us this week about her experiences with workplace discrimination and her passion for women’s issues. Sha and other esteemed speakers joined us at AAUW’s Equal Pay Day panel in Washington, D.C., Monday to kick off our Equal Pay Day advocacy. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   April 13, 2011

Some Arguments in Support of Nurture

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

Blog   |   Education   |   April 08, 2011

Women In Engineering: Inspired to Wired

When Elizabeth Bragg became the first American woman to earn an engineering degree in 1876, it seemed certain that women would advance in the field. Following in Bragg’s footsteps, Kate […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   3 Comments   |   April 07, 2011

The Pay Gap in STEM Fields

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

Blog   |   Education   |   April 06, 2011

Women Can’t Do the Math?

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

Blog   |   Education   |   2 Comments   |   April 04, 2011

AAUW Fosters STEM Collaboration in Texas

In January, science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) stakeholders from across the state of Texas converged to share research and best practices in STEM education, career and college preparation, and […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   March 09, 2011

At the U.N. Women Still Ask: Why So Few?

It was an enriching, busy, and hectic time for AAUW staff and volunteers at the 55th U.N. Commission on the Status of Women, but our U.N. representative Carolyn Donovan kept […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   March 04, 2011