Jessica Kelly

Jessica Kelly

Jessica is the former manager of Elect Her. With master’s degrees in both women’s studies and higher education administration, Jessica is committed to working with women leaders on college campuses.

Work by Jessica Kelly

Watch Out! Women Running for Student Government Near You

To most of our AAUW Dialog readers, it’s no secret that women’s representation in American politics is appallingly low. Women make up just 17 percent of the U.S. Congress, 24 […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   October 15, 2012

Advice from Student Government Veterans: You Can Do It!

Following a February 11 Elect Her–Campus Women Win training, the University of Cincinnati was poised to have more women students step up to the plate as student government leaders. Two […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   August 23, 2012

“It’s Scary, but It’s Worth It” and Other Thoughts on Campaigning

“Elect Her was a major factor in me deciding to run [for office],” says Western Washington University student Carly Roberts, who is the newly elected vice president for activities for […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   August 07, 2012

Women Take Stony Brook Student Government by Storm

As a new Elect Her–Campus Women Win site this year, Stony Brook University hoped to see attendees from their March 9 campaign training elected to student government positions. It is […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   July 12, 2012

Leslie Knope: Campaign Role Model

Here at AAUW’s national office, a frequent topic of water-cooler conversation is how much we love NBC’s Parks and Recreation, particularly its female protagonist, Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler). We have […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   July 06, 2012

Do the Best Picture Nominees Play by “the Rule?”

Have you ever gone to a movie and left the theater feeling disappointed at the lack of complex, interesting female characters in the film you just paid $12 to see? […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   February 02, 2011