Equity in the News 2-29-08

AAUW in the News Read about the ten best and worst states for pay equity. AAUW members learn tips for living a more environmentally-friendly life. Over four hundred middle school […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   March 03, 2008

Race & Gender: Still an Issue

As CNN reminds us, the 2004 presidential election exit polls indicated that 62% of white men voted for George Bush and 67% of nonwhite men voted for John Kerry. Although […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   February 29, 2008

Vote and Honor Black History!

The election headlines are amazing: “Who’s Black and Female and How Do They Vote?” “In Politics, Gender and Race Vie for Top Billing” “Gender or Race: Black Women Voters Face […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   February 21, 2008

When Old is New Again

One thing I’ll say for this presidential election: I’m finding it much more interesting than usual. It’s gratifying to hear so many people across every age group actually talking about […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   4 Comments   |   February 19, 2008

Should AAUW Endorse Hillary?

With the campaigns for the presidency heating up earlier than ever this year, some AAUW members have asked why AAUW isn’t endorsing the only woman candidate. Now that a woman […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   25 Comments   |   February 15, 2008

Unity: Elusive If You Don’t Try

The New York Times recently ran a story asserting that — surprise! — not all feminists are the same. The article, entitled “Feminists Find Unity Is Elusive,” plays up the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   2 Comments   |   February 12, 2008

Equity in the News 2-08-08

AAUW in the News Studies show that girls’ self-esteem, confidence, and interest in math and science falter as they grow up. Congress could fix the birth control mix-up with the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   February 10, 2008

Turning Issues Into Action

This past weekend, AAUW of Colorado held their annual Public Policy Day, an event that is 30+ years strong. Titled “AAUW + Public Policy Issues = Advocacy & Action,” the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   February 08, 2008

Super Duper Tuesday

February 5 was Super Tuesday, the day the largest number of states (24) had a primary or caucus (or in one case—West Virginia Republicans—a state convention). With so many nominating […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   February 07, 2008

If Only Eleanor Were Here

As I was waiting in the bookstore checkout line last night, casually eavesdropping on a Clinton vs. Obama debate the folks behind me were having, I spotted the book Eleanor […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   5 Comments   |   February 06, 2008