Upcoming Webinars and Trainings

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Resources

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September 23, 2015

Membership Vice President’s Orientation Webinar — Your Road Map to Success!

This online session will outline the role you play in the success of your branch and state, how to encourage others to use AAUW’s mission to guide recruitment efforts and retention activities, and which resources are available for you to create awareness and visibility of AAUW in your community. Read more »

The 2014–15 Student Advisory Council taking a break during the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) to take a fun photo.
August 12, 2015

Webinar: Get the Inside Scoop on 2015–16 Campus Programs

Choose one of two times to attend this August 11 webinar for an inside look at these campus-based leadership programs, information on how to apply, and a chance to ask questions about the process. Students, campus professionals, and AAUW members are welcome to attend. Read more »

How to Create a Strategic Plan for Your Branch

Developing a strategic plan is one of the key ways you can rejuvenate your branch’s focus on AAUW’s mission and engage your members with your branch and its activities. Download the strategic planning meeting facilitator’s agenda and participant guide and read the tips below to ensure sure your strategic planning process is a success.
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Solving the Equation Videos: Lead Your Own Discussion

The report and its corresponding videos offer the perfect mission-based topic for a branch meeting or an opportunity to reach out and engage with the community, raising awareness and recruiting new members as you do so.

Video length: Two videos included.

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Use documentary films and ready-made tool kits to raise awareness about human trafficking, girls’ education, or other global feminist issues.

Spark Discussion and Action on Global Issues

Use documentary films and ready-made tool kits to raise awareness about human trafficking, girls’ education, or other global feminist issues. Read more »

Women, Their Rights, and Nothing Less: Spread Women’s History in Your Local Schools

Use this Program in a Box to collaborate with schools and bring women’s history to life in local classrooms with the Women, Their Rights, and Nothing Less online learning module. The learning tool was built by the innovative Newseum in Washington, D.C., and includes materials from AAUW’s archives. Women, Their Rights, and Nothing Less investigates the suffragists’ pioneering use of First Amendment freedoms and connects women’s fight for the vote to contemporary issues. Read more »

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How to Celebrate College Graduates in Your Area

Holding a graduation ceremony or program is a thoughtful way to welcome the next generation of AAUW members and leaders! Use this guide to help plan your branch or YWTF program in conjunction with your local colleges and universities (C/Us). Read more »

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Host a Speech Contest for Girls

Use this Program in a Box to hold a Speech Trek contest to offer high school girls an opportunity to develop their public speaking skills. Read more »

How to Invite a Fellow or Grantee to Your Branch

Have you thought about connecting with fellowship and grant recipients in your area? Recipients make great speakers at branch programs, and they’re often looking for ways to engage with AAUW locally. Read more »

A sign on a street that says Vote Here

How to Organize a Voter Registration Drive

This guide provides some easy steps to running a successful voter registration campaign. Read on, and remember that the AAUW public policy staff is here to help — consider them your resource and sounding board. Read more »