June, July and August 2017
Stay connected with AAUW friends by joining in the book discussions. See Impact for dates, time, place and book selections. Happy Summer!
May was a special time for AAUW; we had the honor of presenting our scholarships to area young people. We also had a presentation from Alison Viemeister on Service Dog Training. Three new officers were installed.
Notice: Our traditional Book Sale has been moved to the fall.
Thursday, November 2, 2017: 1pm to 6pm
Friday, November 3, 2017: 10am to 6pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017: 9am to pm
Sunday, November 5, 2017: 11am to 1pm: Bag Sale
Book Donations call 608.490.1121 or 608.201.0965
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What are the biggest challenges facing women today?
Responses from AAUW members:
24% – Unfair Wages / Unequal Pay
22% – Low Self Esteem / Negative Media Images (41% for young women)
18% Access to quality health care – Health issues/obesity/cancer/STDs
14% Sexual harassment / gender discrimination / stereotyping
13% Workplace climate and lack of promotional opportunities
11% Work / family or work/ life balance
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women have a fair chance.
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