This groundbreaking law ushered in an era of enormous progress for girls and women. But more work is needed to achieve its full promise.
As soon as girls start school, they encounter attitudes and expectations about what they 'should' and 'shouldn't' do. This continues throughout their schooling, steering them toward certain career paths and…
AAUW supports the civil rights of all individuals and opposes all forms of discrimination, including discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation.
AAUW is committed to open and fair elections, nonpartisan voter education efforts that will promote equitable political participation and representation in appointed and elected office, and the expansion of voting…
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has announced changes to its Board of Directors. Two new directors — Jeanie Latz and Shaila Rao Mistry — are joining the Board,…
AAUW is proud to have called Eleanor Roosevelt a member, supporter and friend.
During their roundtable discussion with Secretary DeVos, civil rights advocates expressed their frustration about the absence of diverse communities in the conversation.
AAUW believes that pay equity and equal employment opportunity are matters of simple fairness.
AAUW calls for pay equity laws and launches landmark initiative to train 10 million women in salary negotiations by 2022.