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Check here often to catch the latest and greatest on our 2017 National Convention in Washington, D.C.! Plus, take a look back on our National Conventions in San Diego in 2015 and New Orleans in 2013.


The Top 5 Leadership Lessons from Our 2015 Awardees

The AAUW National Convention isn’t just about gathering members together to connect with each other and renew their commitment to themselves and their branches while enjoying a mini vacation. It’s […] Read more »

Blog   |   July 15, 2015

Loved the 2015 Convention? Here Are 4 Ways to Pay It Forward

Can you believe the 2015 AAUW National Convention has already come and gone? Here are four easy ways to pay it forward and keep up the momentum you built in San Diego. Read more »

Blog   |   July 08, 2015

What Does It Take to Make a Woman Leader?

In a world where the qualities of leadership are most often defined by men, how do we encourage more women to dare to become leaders? Read more »

Blog   |   June 22, 2015

Support Gender Equity In Education

Take the pledge to deliver new Title IX resources to the Title IX coordinators at your schools. Read more »

Blog   |   June 19, 2015

2015 AAUW National Convention Resources and Materials

With so many great activities on the docket, even the busiest attendees are bound to miss some information. That’s why we’ve gathered the workshop materials to help you learn from the sessions you missed. Read more »

Blog   |   June 17, 2015
Members in 1950s fashion gather at the registration table at the 1957 convention.

A Room of Their Own: Why We Gather at AAUW’s Convention

It may not seem radical now, but gathering women into a space where we can talk about our experiences and struggles in education, work, and life has always been invaluable for AAUW members — and still is. Read more »

Blog   |   June 04, 2015

Women in STEM: Learn How to Solve the Equation This June

  The underrepresentation of women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields is an issue that has gained traction recently, inspiring initiatives even at the White House and the […] Read more »

Blog   |   April 23, 2015

Learn What It Takes to Make a Woman Leader

2015 was the year that welcomed the most women in Congress ever, but women’s representation is still dismal overall in leadership realms, including politics and business. At our What Does […] Read more »

Blog   |   March 13, 2015

Girls’ Space Camp Blasts Off at Convention

  Every summer, high school girls in Eastern Kentucky stargaze at a camp and learn that they can make their curiosity about the universe into their day jobs. But the […] Read more »

Blog   |   December 17, 2014
AAUW members work on a group activity at a convention workshop.

Workshop Roundup: Tried and True Branch Fundraising Ideas

We are always looking for exciting ways to encourage people to support AAUW programs. Read more »

Blog   |   August 06, 2014