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Trump Administration Reverses Affirmative Action Guidelines

AAUW responds to rescinding of Obama-era efforts to boost diversity in college admissions. Read more »

2018-19 American Fellow Jasmin Camacho stands in front of a life-sized reproduction of dinosaur bones

Congratulations to AAUW’s 2018–19 Fellows and Grantees!

We’re proud to award $3.9 million to support 250 women and nonprofits improving the lives of women and girls. (Photo: American Fellow Jasmin Camacho) Read more »

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Title IX Turns 46!

Women have made progress in educational attainment but there’s still work to be done. Read more »

boardroom of mostly men

Broken Ladders

AAUW’s new report examines women’s underrepresentation in nonprofit leadership. Read more »

Closing the pay gap matters to everyone. At AAUW we have a plan.