Elect Her in Idaho, North Carolina, Texas, and Washington

AAUW is in the middle of a fantastic semester of campus events. Keep reading to learn about this week’s Elect Her–Campus Women Win events and see this program’s on-the-ground influence […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   March 14, 2011

Brazil Elects First Woman President, Inequality Persists

Dilma Rousseff joined a very exclusive club earlier this month when she was sworn in as Brazil’s first female president. Rousseff is one of 18 women currently serving as heads […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 17, 2011

Money Patterns … Life Patterns?

Growing up, I saw my stay-at-home mom handle all the day-to-day transactions involving money. My dad’s paycheck was deposited, some into savings, some into checking to pay the bills, and […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   August 17, 2010

Establishing Your Priorities: Essentials of Money Spending

Given the state of the economy , how much more applicable could a workshop on finances be? Whether you are spending your $5 allowance on the movies, or you have […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   June 09, 2010

Show me the Money: The Importance of Learning Your Worth

A recent article in the New York Times on financial literacy informs us that, unfortunately, many Americans are not fluent in the language of money, and our schools are doing […] Read more »

Young Women of Texas Take the First Step to Leadership

By Kelly Trumpbour, Senior Director, Running Start The women of the University of Texas at Arlington came together March 13 for Campaign College. Sydney Bay, a freshman who also attended […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   2 Comments   |   April 01, 2010

Idaho State University Women Are Ready to Win

By Kelly Keenan Trumpbour, senior director, Running Start With beautiful snow-capped mountains as background, attendees at Friday’s Idaho State University Campaign College workshop headed out across campus to look for […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   March 03, 2010

“I Felt Empowered to Get the Salary I Wanted …”

A student participant made this statement after a role-play exercise conducted during an AAUW/WAGE Project $tart $mart salary negotiation workshop that I attended two weeks ago at Harvard University. This […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   February 17, 2010

Congratulations to the 2010 Campaign College Training Sites!

AAUW, the American University Women & Politics Institute, and Running Start are pleased to announce the 10 Campaign College sites for the 2010 academic year. These sites were chosen from […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   November 05, 2009

Recession in Focus: Here Comes the Class of 2009

It’s early May, and the bands are playing while the senior classes at thousands of universities walk down stunning lawns, walkways, and stages decked with floral arrangements and lined with […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   April 21, 2009