Two women sitting at a table with papers and a recorder.

AAUW’s Oral History Project Tells the Woman’s Side

The goal with the oral history project is to augment AAUW’s traditional historical resources with recordings from members to develop a fuller picture of various times and themes in the association’s history. The interviewing process also gives a voice to women, whose stories too often go unheard and whose contributions are downplayed or altogether left out of the historical record. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   September 30, 2013
Marie Wolbach stands next to California Tech Trek alumna Ellen Le.

Marie Wolbach, Tech Trek Founder, Honored with “Classic Woman” Award

This week, Traditional Home magazine honored five women for their exceptional volunteerism with the Classic Woman Award. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   September 23, 2013
Four women in University of Texas colors stand on a football field.

Extra Credit! Ask Your Alma Mater to Join AAUW

“I wish I had known about AAUW when I was in college.” We hear this all the time from AAUW members who never knew their alma maters were AAUW members. You can help make your alma matter a member. Here’s how. Read more »

Branch Membership Vice President (MVP) Position Description

Branch membership vice presidents (BR03) oversee efforts to recruit and sustain a diverse, active membership in an AAUW branch. Read more »

AAUW editors Kathryn Bibler and Hannah Moulton Belec holding up the blog and magazine’s Excel Award plaques

You’re Part of an Award-Winning Blog

Our blog won an award — but we couldn’t have done it without you. Our thanks to the readers & contributes who make AAUW’s blog what it is. Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   June 28, 2013

Museum Founder Judges AAUW’s Art Contest

Followers of the AAUW Art Contest were aware that this year was somewhat special. We welcomed two guest judges from the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA): founder […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   May 10, 2013
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AAUW Launches New Online Mentoring Program

Have you been hearing all the buzz about mentorship lately? Wondering what it’s all about and if you should pay attention? Back in January, AAUW celebrated National Mentoring Month with […] Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   April 17, 2013

State Membership Vice President (MVP) Position Description

AAUW state membership vice presidents oversee efforts to recruit and sustain a diverse, active membership in the state. Read more »

Eleanor Roosevelt speaking at the 1959 AAUW convention in Kansas City, Missouri

Lessons from Eleanor

More than a half-century after her death, Eleanor Roosevelt continues to inspire women. If you look at a recent high school yearbook, you’ll probably see that at least a handful […] Read more »

Article   |   Leadership   |   March 28, 2013

What You Might Not Know about Fat Tuesday

New Orleans, the host city for our 2013 convention this June, is perhaps most widely known for one thing: Mardi Gras. Some may dismiss tonight’s events in the Big Easy […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   February 16, 2013