“To advance gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy.”
AAUW Diversity Statement
In principle and in practice, AAUW values and seeks an inclusive membership, workforce, leadership team, and board of directors. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, geographical location, national origin, race, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status.
- ADVOCACY -Take action on the issues that matter
- CAMPUS – Make campuses safer and welcoming for women
- CAREER AND WORKPLACE – Do more for working women
- Community – What’s happening on the local, state, and national level
- Education – Explore issues from pre-K to post-doc
- Leadership – Widen the pipeline for women leaders
- Economic Justice – Work toward living without gender barrier
- Research – AAUW analyzes gender equity issues in education and the workplace.
- Campus Initiatives – AAUW helps shape the lives of the next generation of women leaders.
- STEM Education – AAUW is leveling the playing field for girls and women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
- Public Policy – AAUW advocates for policies that advance equity for women and girls.
- Case Support – We support challenges to sex discrimination in higher education and the workplace.
- Educational Funding – AAUW provideS educational and lifelong learning opportunities for women.
- Global Connections – AAUW respondS to the global development needs of women, helping them contribute to the economic and social development of their countries.
- Member Leadership – AAUW provideS leadership development opportunities to AAUW members.
- Salary Negotiation – Through AAUW Start Smart and AAUW Work Smart, AAUW is fighting to close the pay gap, one workshop at a time.
Freehold Area Branch
Has sponsored a young adult to attend: National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL)
The AAUW Freehold Area (NJ) Branch sponsored Emma Dangler to attend the AAUW National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) (May 29 – June 1, 2019 at May 29–JUNE 1, 2019 at the University of Maryland, College Park. Emma shared her experiences regarding her attendance at NCCWSL at the Branch meeting in September, 2018.
Emma received as Associates in Science from Brookdale Community College. She will be attending Stockton University in the spring of 2019 as a junior, environmental science major. Her ultimate goal is to work for the EPA in wildlife and forest conservation.