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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.


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
A woman smiles and looks into the camera while sitting at a workshop.

Workshop Roundup: Use Facebook as a Recruitment Tool

This is just an example of the in-depth learning that will take place at the 2015 convention. Read more »

Blog   |   July 22, 2014
Street in the French Quarter

Roll It! Video Highlights from the 2013 Convention

Check out this highlight reel and relive all the excitement of the 2013 AAUW National Convention in New Orleans. Read more »

Blog   |   August 26, 2013
Claudia Richards, AAUW Senior Branch Relations Manager, wearing a orange dress with a purple sweater and navy and green accents, swinging a green boa.

The Colors of Convention

AAUW members showed up decked out in in AAUW gear and colors to network, reconnect, and learn together. Read more »

Blog   |   1 Comments   |   July 19, 2013

2013 Workshop Resources Available Online

PowerPoint presentations, handouts and more from our Workshops, Special Interest Groups and National Office Updates are now being uploaded to the website for everyone to access. Read more »

Blog   |   July 01, 2013
Four women of all ages listen during a workshop.

Members Embrace New Convention Format and Focus

  The lure of New Orleans drew Patty Otto, outgoing president of the AAUW Ludington (MI) Branch, to her first AAUW National Convention, but she happily spent the entire day […] Read more »

Blog   |   June 13, 2013
Lilly Ledbetter signs her book, Grace and Grit, at AAUW National Convention 2013.

Panel Marks the 50th Anniversary of the Equal Pay Act

  “If the Paycheck Fairness Act had been law while I was working, I wouldn’t be here today,” pay equity champion Lilly Ledbetter told AAUW members at Monday’s panel marking […] Read more »

Blog   |   June 12, 2013