AAUW Delegation at the Women's March on Washington

5 Ways You Can Take Action for Gender Equity

It has been a watershed year for women and gender equity. Through programming, research, and advocacy, we pushed for equal educational opportunities, equal pay for equal work, and workplaces free of discrimination. Read more »

The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship book cover

Celebrate Black History Month with an Adelante Webinar Book Discussion about Social Justice Allies Pauli Murray and Eleanor Roosevelt

Join AAUW as we talk with 1984–85 AAUW American Fellow and University of Georgia Professor Emerita Patricia Bell-Scott, Ph.D., about her new book, The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice. Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   February 7, 2018
Infographic concerning AAUW'S strategic planning process asking where are we now? where do we want to be? how will we get there?

Strategic Plan: Focus, Relevance, Impact

The strategic planning process will enable us not only to focus on what equity means, but on how we can be successful in attaining it — on how we can be successful in breaking down barriers. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   December 05, 2017
2017 aauw convention members talking

Winter AAUW Membership Collaborative Briefing: Dues Increase

State presidents, membership vice presidents, and finance officers are invited to join this hour-long webinar with AAUW staff to learn about national dues updates. Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   January 24, 2018
Woman wearing winter sweater handing holiday gift out to someone

Holiday Gift Guide for Girls: 2017 Edition

Can’t figure out what to get your favorite girls this holiday season? AAUW’s Holiday Gift Guide for Girls has you covered. We’ve created a list of gifts that empower girls to believe in themselves, defy stereotypes, be creative, and dream big! Read on to find gifts for activists, scientists, and change makers at every age and at every stage of their trailblazing careers. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   November 22, 2017
AAUW Interns pose with the AAUW sign

Celebrating 136 Years of AAUW

During this season of giving thanks, we honor the group of visionary women who founded AAUW 136 years ago on November 28, 1881. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   November 22, 2017
The Gilded Years by Karin Tanabe

Join Adelante’s Book Discussion Webinar with the Author of The Gilded Years: A Novel

Looking for an engaging holiday read? Look no further than AAUW’s ¡Adelante! Book of the Month Club pick The Gilded Years, a fictionalized account of the life of the first African American woman to graduate from Vassar College. Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   January 11, 2018
AAUW members are the National Women's Conference in 1977

40 Years of Activism for Women: The 1977 National Women’s Conference in Houston, Texas

This month marks the 40th anniversary of the National Women’s Conference (NWC) held in Houston, Texas, in November 1977. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   November 20, 2017
AAUW staff gather in front of the national building holding signs to thanks AAUW members and supports for their contributions to the organization

Membership Appreciation Week Facebook Live Celebration

In honor of Member Appreciation Week (November 13–17, 2017), please join us for a Facebook Live event to celebrate and thank our members. Read more »

Event   |   Community   |   November 14, 2017
Tererai Trent, Ph.D., 2017 AAUW Alumnae Recognition Awardee

Five Books by Women Authors You Need in Your Life

The best authors dedicate their lives to writing the novels, biographies, and think pieces that expand our understanding of humanity, inspire new beliefs, and help us make sense of the world. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   October 27, 2017