Make your voice heard!
With the elections right around the corner, now is a great time to make sure that you continue to make your voice heard once policy makers are in office! Join AAUW Honolulu and the Hawaii State Commission on the Status of Women for a special voter engagement workshop.
Click here for more details and to RSVP!
AAUW Honolulu sponsors two female students to attend the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing as part of our support for women in STEM. Come meet Nancy Mogire, one of this year’s winners, at our November Talk Story Tuesday and hear about her experiences at the conference.
Nov. 8, 2016
Dec. 13, 2016
Click here for more details and to RSVP for the next Talk Story Tuesday!
You Have a Voice in AAUW’s Future: It’s time to tell us what changes you’d like to see to the AAUW Bylaws and Public Policy Program. The comment period opens October 3 and ends December 5, 2016
Visit the website to comment, propose an amendment, or make a resolution.
Every two years, AAUW hosts the national convention where women leaders from across the nation gather together to learn new skills, gain insight and inspiration, and connect with other women leaders. Registration opens October 1, 2016.
Event Date: June 14-17, 2016
Location: Washington DC
Don’t miss the opportunity. Register now!
Why are men paid more than women for the same job role?
To find out, read The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap Fall 2016 edition. This addresses the gender pay gap issues in the United States for all ages, races, and education levels and also proposes solutions on what you can do to close it.
AAUW’s Start Smart and Work Smart programs are designed to empower women with the skills and confidence to successfully negotiate their salary and benefits packages. By learning strategies and practicing effective language, participants gain valuable skills they can use throughout their lives — well beyond their next negotiation.
Click here to contact the AAUW Honolulu Start Smart coordinator for more information about how you can participate in the program locally!
Click here to learn more about the Start Smart program and how to participate as a facilitator, ambassador, campus or participant.
Implicit Association Test
Are you biased against women leaders? Knowing about the unconscious associations and connections we hold is the first step toward correcting our biases. That’s why AAUW is conducting our own original research on people’s associations between gender and leadership, and you can contribute by participating online!
AAUW Honolulu provides funding for educational and leadership scholarships.
Our educational scholarships help women studying in Hawaii further their educational goals. Awards up to $10,000 per applicant are given for undergraduate and graduate study. Click here to learn more about our educational scholarships and how you can apply!
Our leaderships scholarships provide funding for women leaders to attend the premier conference for student leaders (NCCWSL). Click here to learn more about the conference and how you can apply!