Public Policy

Mary Perramond, our Public Policy Chair, recommends the following webinars, available at the “Two-Minute Activist” on our national website.  To register for each one, please go to this link:

Planning for AAUW Advocacy:  Equal Pay Day 2016
12/16/2015 at 7pm
This webinar will cover AAUW’s plans for advocacy in 2016 and the role that you personally, can play in these plans.  In particular, this webinar will focus on planning for Equal Pay Day on April 12, 2016.  Equal Pay Day is a powerful occasion to raise awareness and organize action around the gender pay gap in your community.

It’s My Vote 2016 GOTV Campaign Kick-off
1/13/2016 at 7:30pm

AAUW is dedicated to making sure every woman is registered and has the information she needs to cast her vote.  We’ll kickoff our 2016 Get Out the Vote (GOTV) campaign ith this all-member webinar on January 13.  With so much at stake in this election, learn how your branch can register, educate, and turn out millennial women voters nationwide as part of our It’s My Vote:  I Will Be Heard campaign!

Title IX Coordinator Delivery Update Call
2/3/2016 at 7pm
Hundreds of AAUW have pledged to deliver new resources from the U. S. Department of Education to Title IX coordinators at schools in their area.  Join us for an all-member conference call to hear the status of those efforts, including recent success stories and tips for overcoming common challenges from those who have already taken action.