American Association of University Women

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.

Jun 02

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May 29

Getting to work on diversity at Google -

We can’t solve a problem that isn’t acknowledged. Google’s transparency on workforce diversity is a great step forward for women in STEM.

May 28

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May 16

According to several news reports, New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson may have been fired after she questioned a potential pay gap between her and her male predecessors.
If this is true, it’s outrageous — and legal. This shouldn’t be happening in the United States, and in 2014 no less. Tell Congress to right this wrong by passing the Paycheck Fairness Act —> http://bit.ly/1ebXGLe

According to several news reports, New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson may have been fired after she questioned a potential pay gap between her and her male predecessors.


If this is true, it’s outrageous — and legal. This shouldn’t be happening in the United States, and in 2014 no less. Tell Congress to right this wrong by passing the Paycheck Fairness Act —> http://bit.ly/1ebXGLe

May 15

Everyone deserves the right to vote. But since the Supreme Court gutted part of the Voting Rights Act, states have started to pass discriminatory voting laws. Congress needs to fix the Supreme Court’s decision. Tell your representatives to restore the American right to vote today —> http://bit.ly/17n6DCp

Everyone deserves the right to vote. But since the Supreme Court gutted part of the Voting Rights Act, states have started to pass discriminatory voting laws. Congress needs to fix the Supreme Court’s decision. Tell your representatives to restore the American right to vote today —> http://bit.ly/17n6DCp

Apr 30

We expect the Senate to vote today, so the time to take action is NOW! 

We expect the Senate to vote today, so the time to take action is NOW