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

What I Learned at NCCWSL

This guest blog is by Ijeoma Nwatu, an intern in the AAUW Communications Department. She is a senior at George Mason University, where she is majoring in public administration with […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   June 04, 2008

The Chance of a Lifetime

This week, 500 students from 44 states will descend on Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., to attend the 2008 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, presented by AAUW and […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   June 03, 2008

From Britney to Hillary & Beyond

If one were to count the number of news stories about these two women, there’s no doubt Britney Spears would come out on top. Of course, the minute I penned […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   4 Comments   |   February 26, 2008