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My social and professional lives have greatly benefited from being a member of AAUW. Since joining AAUW, I have met so many wonderful, passionate and honest women, many of whom will be lifelong friends. AAUW’s mission has fueled my passion for ‘paying it forward.’

Headshot of Dale Satake, chair of AAUW's 2019-20 Advancement Committee

The State of AAUW: Spring Update

This is typically the time when AAUW members everywhere gather for their spring conventions. While we can’t come together in person this year, AAUW CEO Kim Churches encourages virtual connection and advocacy in this update on the status of the association we all love.

Recent & Upcoming Events

Even if we can’t come together in person right now, there’s plenty happening at AAUW—and plenty of ways to connect.

Thursday, June 11

Time Event Location
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Webinar: To Fulfill These Rights — A Conversation on Education and Equity with Dr. Amaka Okechukwu

Join AAUW for a conversation on education and equity with Dr. Amaka Okechukwu, 2017-18 AAUW American Fellow, Assistant Professor of Sociology at George Mason University and author of To Fulfill These Rights: Political Struggle Over Affirmative Action and Open Admissions.

Tuesday, June 16

Time Event Location
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

AAUW National Board Leadership Town Hall for Members

Did you miss the first virtual town hall or have more questions? Here’s another opportunity to join us for a Q&A and hear from AAUW National’s Board Leadership on how we intend to advance AAUW’s mission and impact through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

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