AAUW Huntsville Branch September (Welcome Back!) Meeting and Program
NCCWSL & Tech Trek – What could be better?!
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 5:30 pm
The September meeting gets us off to a good start by hearing the stories of young women who have had national and local opportunities to build their leadership skills but attending NCCWSL (National Collegiate Conference for Women Student Leaders). We will also view slides from Tech Trek, and hear from a camper and possibly a parent of a camper
Click here for more information about the September meeting!
Please register for the meeting and program by Noon, the Sunday prior to the meeting. Please click this link to fill out the form online.
Want to read more about the Tech Trek experience? Click on this link to an article by the University of Alabama in Huntsville!
Join the ¡Adelante! Book Club as they discuss last month’s book, Soldier Girls, on Tuesday, August 23, at 5:30 pm; location: 1892 East Restaurant. The August book of the month, Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography by Laura Ingalls Wilder and Pamela Smith Hill (editor) will be discussed on Thursday, September 1; location: Cracker Barrel on Drake Ave.; time: 5:30 pm. Go to our Activities Page to read more about this month’s selection.
AAUW, the American Association of University Women, is a nationwide network of more than 100,000 members and donors, 1,000 branches, and 500 college/university institution partners.
For more than 128 years, AAUW Members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day – educational, social, economic, and political. Our commitment to our mission is reflected in all aspects of our work.
Join us and support an organization with a long track record of crucial issues affecting women:
- Civil Rights
- Family and Medical Leave
- Sex Discrimination … and others
Help our 100,000 members work for change:
- Promote gender-fair classroom practices and national legislators on AAUW priority issues
- Mentor girls and women
- Raise money to fund women scholars
- Raise money to fund ground-breaking research
- Participate in a community action program or start your own project
While we’re known for getting things done, we also take time to enjoy each other’s company. As an AAUW member, you will belong to a strong network of talented people, one that can stimulate a lifetime of personal and professional growth.
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.
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By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.
AAUW was founded in 1881, in Boston, Massachusetts. The Huntsville Branch was chartered in April 1949. AAUW is open to all graduates who hold an associate, baccalaureate or higher degree from a college or university on the list of qualified institutions. Undergraduates are welcome to become AAUW student affiliates.
AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There are no barriers to full participation in the group on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class. Membership is not by invitation.