Who Can Buy College Books?

As a third-year college student, I have learned how to live on limited funds. Whether attending events that are giving away free food or drinking water at a restaurant, students […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   March 14, 2011

Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone

“Where are all the women?” This is the question Councilwoman Kristi Campos asked herself before she decided to run for Wilmington, North Carolina, City Council. Only three out of 20 […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 14, 2011

Elect Her in Alabama, South Carolina, Washington, and Wyoming

Elect Her–Campus Women Win encourages and trains young women to run for student government. Here are some highlights from recent events at the the University of Alabama, Coastal Carolina University, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   March 03, 2011

Roll Tide! Elect Her–Alabama Women Win

Football, barbecue, and the color red — these are a few things that we stereotypically associate with the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. But on February 12 at the Elect Her–Campus […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 03, 2011

Western Washington Women Win

Washington was the first state in the country to elect women to serve in its three highest political offices at the same time, and women still hold both U.S. Senate […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 03, 2011

Elect Her at Below Zero

Despite subzero temperatures, students at the University of Wyoming keep their campus alive with inspiring activities during these freezing winter months. On February 10 Liz Brown, Associated Students of the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 02, 2011

Finding Your Voice through Public Service

Are you ready to run? When Greenville, South Carolina, Councilwoman Jil Littlejohn was first asked this question, she didn’t immediately answer yes. Last weekend at Coastal Carolina University, 34 students […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 01, 2011

The Feminist Movement: Alive and Well

During a recent meeting of my Psychology of Women class at Mount Holyoke College, my classmates and I discussed the attitudes of young women regarding feminism and what those attitudes […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   February 22, 2011

Even Women Doctors Face a Pay Gap

You probably remember growing up and playing doctor with your little stuffed teddy bear, right? For many doctors, I bet those were the moments that helped inspire them to save […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   4 Comments   |   February 18, 2011

Elect Her in North Carolina and Illinois

AAUW and Running Start kicked off the season’s Elect Her–Campus Women Win trainings earlier this month. Elect Her encourages and trains young women to run for student government. Here are […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   February 17, 2011