Lady Gaga: Born this Way

Did you happen to catch Lady Gaga on Oprah’s Next Chapter on Sunday night? If you watched or listened to the TV news shows or radio accounts of the interview […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   March 19, 2012

Girl Scouts: Advancing Girls in our Communities

Girl Scouts are celebrating their centennial year in part by declaring 2012 the year of the girl. Their presence in our neighborhoods, and especially outside shopping venues, is always strong […] Read more »

Finding Hope in a Hopeless Place: Ending School Bullying

Imagine a 12-year-old girl in middle school. She doesn’t dress in a girly way, she has a low voice, and she likes playing video games. Other students think she’s not […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   March 12, 2012

Meet Susan Walker Woolley: Educational Ethnographer

There has been overwhelming interest in AAUW’s most recent research report, Crossing the Line: Sexual Harassment at School. This attention does not surprise Susan Walker Woolley, a 2010–11 American Fellow […] Read more »

AAUW’s Wish List for the State of the Union

On Tuesday, January 24, President Barack Obama will give the annual State of the Union address. Obama has heard from organizations all over the political spectrum about what they think […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 24, 2012

Book Review: Susan Strauss’ “Sexual Harassment and Bullying”

Sexual harassment is not an easy problem to fight or even to identify, as our most recent AAUW report, Crossing the Line: Sexual Harassment at School, shows. It takes on […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   January 17, 2012

A Victory for Fair Pay and Transparency

In November, United Space, a spaceflight operations company and major NASA contractor, was ordered by a federal court to provide the Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs data regarding its […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   December 14, 2011

Guilty Secrets or Information Overload?

Over my morning cuppa chai recently, I read an article that got me thinking. The article? “Nutrition Facts Labels Often Ignored: What’s the Fix?” It’s about a recent study that […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   November 29, 2011

Just a Typical Day at School

This post is part of a series focusing on sexual harassment in middle and high school, launched in conjunction with the release of AAUW’s latest research report, Crossing the Line: […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   November 14, 2011

Coming Face-to-Face with Sexual Harassment in School

This post is part of a series focusing on sexual harassment in middle and high school, launched in conjunction with the release of AAUW’s latest research report, Crossing the Line: […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   November 14, 2011