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Meet Barbara Tamburro: Music Teacher and Author

One of my favorite parts of my job is interviewing inspiring AAUW alumnae who have dedicated their lives to pursuing their passions. Barbara Tamburro, a 2009–10 American Fellow is an […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   1 Comments   |   February 23, 2011

Standing up for Roe at an Anti-Choice Rally

Monday, January 24 marked the 38th anniversary of Roe v. Wade. The Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC) held a vigil commemorating the decision, and we AAUW fellows decided to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   6 Comments   |   February 11, 2011

Remembering the Challenger

January 28, 2011, marked the 25th anniversary of the death of Judith Resnik in the space shuttle Challenger explosion. Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   February 02, 2011

White House Honors Women in STEM

In a month swirling with partisan vitriol and national tragedy, it was refreshing to find a message of hope in my inbox last week — hope for the future of […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   February 02, 2011

Meet Lisa Larance: Anti-Domestic Violence Advocate

AAUW is proud to have alumnae who dedicate their lives to eliminating the critical problem of violence against women. While over 1 million women are affected by domestic violence annually […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   1 Comments   |   January 25, 2011

How Women Are Changing Philanthropy

Despite the fact that we are still fighting for equal pay for women in 2011, both the Toronto Star and the New York Times have reported that there are more […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   January 21, 2011

Brazil Elects First Woman President, Inequality Persists

Dilma Rousseff joined a very exclusive club earlier this month when she was sworn in as Brazil’s first female president. Rousseff is one of 18 women currently serving as heads […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 17, 2011

A Personality Quiz for Women Leaders

You are the CEO of a startup tech company that could revolutionize social media, but several key features have yet to be figured out, and your investors are getting antsy. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 13, 2011

Wikileaks, Rape, and Politics

There are several words that can be used to describe Julian Assange: hero, terrorist, victim, perpetrator, target, criminal. Depending on how one feels about his role in the WikiLeaks controversy, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   December 29, 2010

To Quota or Not to Quota?

One of the most important questions facing those concerned with the gender gap in American politics is how we can get and keep more women in elected office. According to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   December 28, 2010