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To Maximize Your Salary, Learn the Art of Deflection

It’s best to steer clear of discussing a salary at all until you’ve received a job offer. Here’s how to handle compensation conversations with finesse. Read more »

Article   |   Career and Workplace   |   February 05, 2020

The Coca-Cola Foundation Renews Its Support For AAUW With $500,000 Grant

  The Coca-Cola Foundation Renews Its Support For AAUW With $500,000 Grant Funds support programs that advance gender equity in the workplace   The Coca-Cola Foundation has awarded a $500,000 […] Read more »

Article   |   February 05, 2020

4 Black Women Who Fought for Gender Equality

in honor of Black history month, here are four amazing women of color who have helped fight for — and win — greater equality for women. Read more »

Article   |   Black History   |   February 04, 2020

AAUW Releases Gender Agenda for 2020 Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AAUW Releases Gender Agenda for 2020 Election Urges federal and state candidates to commit to policies protecting women’s economic security With the election season moving into high […] Read more »

Article   |   Education & Training   |   January 21, 2020

AAUW’s 2020 Gender Policy Agenda

Economic Security 1. Ensure Equal Pay for Equal Work. Women working full time still typically make 82 cents on the dollar as compared to men, and women of color experience […] Read more »

Article   |   Education & Training   |   January 21, 2020

Top 10 Ways AAUW Made the World Better for Women in 2019

  Something else I’m proud of: The high level of involvement of our members and supporters, who give us the insights, inspiration and resources to move forward. I am honored […] Read more »

Article   |   December 17, 2019

How Would You Like to Work the Same Hours for Half the Pay? That’s the Gender Pay Gap for Latinas

Thanks to the gender pay gap, Latinas are paid 54 percent of what non-Hispanic white men are paid. That means it takes Latinas almost an entire extra year of full-time, year-round work in order to be paid what the average white man took home by December 31. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Security   |   November 20, 2019

Report Explores The Long-term Toll of Sexual Harassment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Report Explores The Long-term Toll of Sexual Harassment Research Shows That Women’s Health, Job Security and Earnings Are Impacted A new research report from the American Association […] Read more »

Article   |   Career and Workplace   |   November 18, 2019

Salary Transparency Linked to Smaller Gender Pay Gap

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Salary Transparency Linked to Smaller Gender Pay Gap New Analysis Also Explores How Gap Affects Women in Retirement The gender wage gap tends to be narrower in […] Read more »

Article   |   Economic Security   |   November 05, 2019

How the Wage Gap Hurts Women in Retirement

The gender pay gap, which begins as soon women enter the workforce and grows throughout their working life, continues to disadvantage women during their retirement years, according to a new […] Read more »

Article   |   Economic Security   |   November 04, 2019