American Association of University Women

Aug 19

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No Fear of Flying Here: 12 Women to Celebrate on Aviation Day -

National Aviation Day marks Orville Wright’s birthday. But let’s not forget to celebrate other sky-blazing aviators.

Aug 13

By undercutting insurance coverage of contraceptives for some women, the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision sets a dangerous precedent. The Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive coverage guarantee has already helped millions of American women obtain contraceptive services without out-of-pocket costs. We need to make sure that we not only hold on to these gains, but expand insurance coverage to all women who need it. 
 Take action now to fix Hobby Lobby: http://bit.ly/1ksWm9K

By undercutting insurance coverage of contraceptives for some women, the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision sets a dangerous precedent. The Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive coverage guarantee has already helped millions of American women obtain contraceptive services without out-of-pocket costs. We need to make sure that we not only hold on to these gains, but expand insurance coverage to all women who need it.

 Take action now to fix Hobby Lobby: http://bit.ly/1ksWm9K


Aug 08

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Aug 07

Raise the Wage = Shrink the Gap -

Increasing the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour could close about 5 percent of the gender wage gap. That’s more than the pay gap has shrunk in over a decade.

Aug 06

How can we honor the 49th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act? By making sure its legacy isn’t erased. Take action: http://bit.ly/17n6DCp

How can we honor the 49th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act? By making sure its legacy isn’t erased.

Take action: http://bit.ly/17n6DCp

Jul 23

We believe that hard work should be rewarded with fair pay, and that no one working a full-time job in America should have to live in poverty. If you believe that too, join tomorrow’s minimum wage Day of Action by telling Congress to raise the minimum wage to #1010now —> http://bit.ly/14QEwco

We believe that hard work should be rewarded with fair pay, and that no one working a full-time job in America should have to live in poverty. If you believe that too, join tomorrow’s minimum wage Day of Action by telling Congress to raise the minimum wage to #1010now —> http://bit.ly/14QEwco

Jul 14

How Ruth Bader Ginsburg Became the Most Popular Woman on the Internet

Jul 11

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Jul 02

It’s the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act! This landmark law outlawed discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Learn how gender became a part of the bill. Then read about the African American women who played an invaluable role leading the civil rights movement.

It’s the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act! This landmark law outlawed discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

Learn how gender became a part of the bill. Then read about the African American women who played an invaluable role leading the civil rights movement.

Jun 26

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Bad news: This morning the Supreme Court rolled back a Massachusetts law protecting women’s access to reproductive health care in the face of harassment and intimidation.How will it affect your own community? Read more here: http://bit.ly/1qezQs8

Bad news: This morning the Supreme Court rolled back a Massachusetts law protecting women’s access to reproductive health care in the face of harassment and intimidation.

How will it affect your own community? Read more here: http://bit.ly/1qezQs8

Jun 20

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Jun 05

Our very own Student Advisory Council member Elba Moise prepares for her interview with Chelsea Clinton later today at #NCCWSL14. Good luck, Elba!

Our very own Student Advisory Council member Elba Moise prepares for her interview with Chelsea Clinton later today at #NCCWSL14. Good luck, Elba!

We’re here! #NCCWSL14 is happening.

We’re here! #NCCWSL14 is happening.