The Newseum, the Hill, and More: NCCWSL Pre-Conference Tours!

As a college senior, I’ve attended my share of leadership conferences where I gained skills that have already made a huge impact on my professional life. AAUW also understands the […] Read more »

Article   |   Campus   |   April 11, 2013
Lydia Villa-Komaroff

Hooray for Women in STEM! Meet Lydia Villa-Komaroff, 2013 Woman of Distinction

Whether or not you are a woman in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), you will be wowed by Lydia Villa-Komaroff! Although I am not a “STEMer,” I am amazed […] Read more »

Article   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 04, 2013
Nanci Alanis

12 Students to Watch Out for at CGI U

Last month, AAUW announced our strategic partnership with the Clinton Global Initiative and the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U). AAUW identified 12 students attending CGI U who were making a […] Read more »

SAC member Kelly Kay Clark

Making a Dream Career of Mentoring

It’s hard to believe that two years ago I was interviewing for graduate programs in student affairs, and now I’m getting ready for commencement. I was inspired to enter this […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   March 28, 2013

A Little Service Goes a Long Way

Growing up with a big family meant that I learned at an early age how to step up and help others. My mom also made sure that service was not […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   February 27, 2013

Steubenville: A Wake-up Call for Schools

Warning: The content of this post might trigger unpleasant memories for anyone who has experienced sexual assault. Last summer in Steubenville, Ohio, two 16-year-old high school football players allegedly raped […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 08, 2013

Lessons from the Women of the 113th

Like many people across the country, AAUW and Running Start are celebrating the record number of women who are now getting settled in the 113th Congress. Every year, we collaborate […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   January 04, 2013

Mother-Daughter Bond: An Investment in the Future

From the time I was a little girl, my parents instilled in me the value and importance of an education. I always knew that I was meant to go to […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   December 21, 2012

Working Together to Support Women Candidates

It takes a special kind of college student to get up early on a Saturday morning, put on a suit, and head out for a voluntary all-day workshop. I feel […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   December 06, 2012

Networking, Planning, Preparing to Run!

One of the most important skills a political candidate can have is networking, and that was the order of the day at Louisiana State University’s Elect Her—Campus Women Win training […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   December 06, 2012