Advocating for Women and Girls

Empowering women as individuals and as a community is what we are all about. As a national grassroots organization, we have made a lasting positive impact through our Legal Advocacy […] Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   February 14, 2013

Public Policy Good Times at Convention

As we prepare to descend upon New Orleans for the AAUW National Convention in June, I hope we all take that Mardi Gras motto to heart. Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   January 31, 2013

Museum Founder and Director to Judge AAUW Art Contest

“I found that I could say things with colors and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way … things I had no words for.” — Georgia O’Keeffe It’s that […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 17, 2013

An Interview with Dancer Lucy Bowen McCauley

“If you can’t make your passion your vocation, make it your avocation.” Arlington magazine calls her the city’s “favorite redhead.” The Washington Post praises her “warmth of personality” and “earnest […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   January 15, 2013

Convention Hosts: Visit Forever Vibrant New Orleans

Last week, we spoke with Deborah Freda and Koggie M. Hakenjos, two members of our 2013 convention’s Host Committee, about why they’re excited to host the 47th AAUW National Convention […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   December 11, 2012

Highlights of AAUW’s First Annual College/University Luncheon!

“I firmly believe that our partnerships with colleges and universities and our ties with their individual students are the key to the future of this organization and a powerful catalyst […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   November 19, 2009

Members Go “Green” for Girls in STEM

Last weekend at the AAUW of Florida state convention in Gainesville, more than 30 AAUW women built green homes with nontraditional materials. Graham crackers with frosting mortar formed the main […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   April 22, 2009

I Hadn’t Thought About It

A typical response, if you’ve tried to recruit a male as an AAUW member. For most men, thoughts of joining a women’s organization are quickly dismissed. After all, how can […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   3 Comments   |   March 19, 2008