Lauren Byrnes

Lauren Byrnes

Former Program Assistant, Fellowships and Grant

In Lauren's role with AAUW, she engaged with alums and supported for the fellowships and grants team. Before working at AAUW she served in the Peace Corps, promoting small business development and fisheries management in Jamaica.
 

Work by Lauren Byrnes

Woman studying in the library

Opening the Door to Higher Ed for 1st-Generation Grads

  Choosing to pursue higher education can be an intimidating prospect. There’s the cost, time commitment, lengthy application process, and question mark at the end about what realistic job prospects […] Read more »

Dana Kaplan stands next to an open car hood.

It Takes a Little Elbow Grease

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Or, if you’re an auto mechanic and 2011–12 AAUW Career Development Grantee Dana Kaplan, try something completely different! Like a lot […] Read more »

Global Girl Media

Girls Reshaping the Media

  Media. We’re surrounded by it every day — images, sound bites, a radio playing in the background at the office. When it’s all around us all the time, how […] Read more »