Beth Scott

Beth Scott

Beth Scott, former AAUW regulatory affairs manager, coordinated AAUW's executive branch government relations, and worked with federal agencies and coalition partners to advance AAUW’s priority issues. She was instrumental in writing several AAUW reports and publications. Before coming to AAUW, she worked as a government relations specialist at the National Petrochemical and Refiners Association and was a development associate at Marquette University. She has a master’s degree in international relations from Marquette University and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Austin College.

Work by Beth Scott

Bullying: Stop It, Fix It, Prevent It

On October 26, the Department of Education sent a letter to the nation’s schools offering guidance on bullying and harassment. In the letter, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Russlynn Ali […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   October 27, 2010

Citizens United Versus United Citizens

With the midterm election a little over a week away, reports are surfacing that outside groups —many of them funded by anonymous donors — are spending more money than ever […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   October 26, 2010

The Year of the Woman, Round Two

By now you’ve probably heard about Ginni Thomas’ early morning phone call to Anita Hill, asking her to apologize for what Hill did “with” Ginni Thomas’ husband, Supreme Court Justice […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   October 22, 2010

Does America Need to Man Up?

In senatorial debates last week, two candidates told their opponents to “man up.” What makes this interesting is that the challengers who said “man up” are both women, Sharron Angle […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   October 20, 2010

Recommendations for Workforce Investment Act Reauthorization

AAUW wrote to the House of Representatives with recommendations for reauthorizing the Workforce Investment Act. Read more »

Resource   |   April 01, 2010

Recommendations on Improving the Higher Education Act

In 2009, AAUW issued recommendations for improving the Higher Education Act. Read more »

Resource   |   February 03, 2009

AAUW Briefing for Congress on Where the Girls Are Report

Where the Girls Are: The Facts About Gender Equity in Education presents a comprehensive look at girls’ educational achievement during the past 35 years, paying special attention to the relationship between girls’ and boys’ progress. Read more »

Resource   |   June 05, 2008