First Stop with the Cyclones

A new study by the Girl Scout Research Institute highlights exciting shifts in how girls view themselves as leaders. The majority of girls (59 percent) said that the recent election […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   January 29, 2009

Joining Together in Unity

Each year, the four sororities of the National Pan-Hellenic Council host the 100 Celebrity Men Who Cook fundraising event in Savannah, Georgia, for the United Negro College Fund. This year […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   December 18, 2008

Get a Gift That Keeps On Giving!

The economic climate is tough for everyone, and students are at a real disadvantage. Costs for simple things are increasing, and services are being cut left and right. They say […] Read more »

I Can Open My Own Door, Thank You, Sir

I witnessed change on my campus when a friend and I led a discussion on gender to talk about masculinity, sexism, and transgender issues. The purpose of this discussion was […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   December 09, 2008

Media Ethics on College Campus

November was an emotional month for many women on my university’s campus. It all began during a Take Back the Night event, where students came together to speak openly and […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   1 Comments   |   December 04, 2008

Focusing the Nation

If passed, President-Elect Barack Obama’s proposed $4,000 college tax credit would have a significant effect on the lives of millions of college-bound students in need of funding for school. With […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   3 Comments   |   November 18, 2008

Yes She Can

As excited as I am for the newly elected president to take office in 2009, I am even more excited to see what our new first lady will do once […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   4 Comments   |   November 11, 2008

What Shall Be Your Legacy?

I am a part of a message board on which I post daily. Nearly all of the members are college-educated people ranging from ages 18 to over 40. What’s fascinating […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   3 Comments   |   November 04, 2008

Now Announcing…

AAUW has selected the new Student Advisory Council (SAC) for the 2008–09 year! We received a large number of applications this year, and we are heartened by how many wonderful […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   October 20, 2008

College Students — This Is for You

When I was in college, I didn’t look for leadership opportunities beyond what was offered on my campus, but I wish I had, especially when I joined AAUW’s staff and […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   August 28, 2008