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SPECIAL EVENTS:

100th Anniversary Celebration –
AAUW La Crosse 

Tuesday, Sept. 13th, 5:30 to 7:30, Myrick Park Center
More info. . .

Please plan to attend a special kick-off program celebrating our branch’s 100th year. More details in the next newsletter!

STORYTELLING FESTIVAL FEATURES WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE

July 22 and 23 is the 19th annual La Crosse Storytelling Festival at the Pumphouse Regional Arts Center with stories for all ages. The afternoon session is from 2:00 to 5:30 PM with Pippa’s segment at 3:15 PM. Tickets for the afternoon performances will soon be available online through the Pump House or at the door.

AAUW DEI – Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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Become familiar with the DE&I Tool Kit at AAUW.org.
Direct link:
https://www.aauw.org/resources/member/governance-tools/dei-toolkit/


Federal STEM Opportunities for Students – read more.

Black Women’s History Challenge – click here

Special Project for Afghan Women – Read more . . . .


Why I Vote Campaign: 
https://lacrosse-wi.aauw.net/2022/01/02/why-i-vote-campaign

GREAT ARTICLES:
1.  March – Women’s History Month, 2022. Read more . . .
2.  “Celebrating Our Connections Series
3DEI Articles.
4.  Woman Making History
5Public Policy Articles.
6.  What Do Countries With The Best Coronavirus Responses Have in Common?”
7.  19th Amendment Podcast
8.  Planning for the Future, by Megan Preston
9.  Other great articles at: AAUW National Site.
10.  AAUW Videos and Webinars . . .


The Fair maps documentary movie
“Can you Hear Us Now?”.
Video link: https://tinyurl.com/yea5hr88.

TAKE ACTION!
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2022 Scholarships Click here

Name Grant info Click here.

Choose To Challenge — Please Read . . .

AAUW NATIONAL COMMITTEE – APPLY TO SERVE.
Serving on an AAUW committee is a wonderful way to give back to the organization and shape the future for women and girls. Click HERE to view committees and more.


AAUW Mission Statement

AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

AAUW Vision
AAUW empowers all women and girls to reach their highest potential.

AAUW 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.

Why Care About AAUW?
AAUW (formerly known as the American Association of University Women) is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and supporters, 1,000 AAUW branches across the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, Guam, and Puerto Rico, and 800 college/university institution partners.

For 130 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.

AAUW members enjoy opportunities to network at the local, state and national levels, sponsor community action projects to promote equity, serve in leadership positions, and lobby local and state legislators on AAUW priority issues.

Membership Benefits Also Include:

  • Stimulating Programs, Projects and Study Groups
  • Shared Values and Interests
  • Informative Local, State, and National Publications
  • Expertise and Representation on Education and Equity Issues
  • Financial Resources for Education
  • Networking
  • Leadership Training Opportunities
  • Monthly Branch Newsletter

Who can be a member?   AAUW, founded in 1881, is open to all graduates who hold an associate’s or equivalent or higher degree from an accredited college or university. Undergraduates may become Student Affiliates.

New Members  – Become a member link.

Renewal of Membership  –  Renewal form