Welcome to the Huntsville, AL Branch of AAUW!

Next Meeting!

Breaking Through Barriers Luncheon
BtB 2016 Image

AAUW’s annual Breaking Through Barriers Luncheon is around the corner!  Click here to view the flyer, or go to our Calendar page for ticket pricing and program details.

Tech Trek Camp

Tech Trek is a weeklong residential science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) summer camp for rising eighth-grade girls.  Through Tech Trek, girls are immersed in a world that empowers and encourages them to think about themselves as future scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and computer specialists.  Click on this link or the image, below, to see the flyer on Tech Trek!


Timely Announcements:

Join AAUW Huntsville Branch for an evening of Cocktails and Convos on Tuesday, February 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, at The Wine Cellar, 2304 Whitesburg Dr. in Huntsville. Go to our Calendar page to read more!

The AAUW Alabama State Convention will take place at the University of North Alabama campus in Florence, AL, on April 8 – 10, 2016!  Stay tuned for more information.

Current Events:

Join the ¡Adelante! Book Club as they discuss the book of the month, Disgruntled: A Novel by Asali Solomon, 2001-02 AAUW American Fellow.  Location: Cheddars Restaurant on University Drive; Date: February 23; Time:  5:30 pm.   Go to our Activities Page to read more about this month’s selection.

AAUW Polo Shirts! Click on this link to view a picture of the shirt and pricing.  Contact Tawanna Townsend  at mstownsend7@gmail.com to place your order!

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:

    • Education
    • 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’s Mission
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

AAUW’s Value Promise
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.