Welcome to the AAUW Honolulu (HI) Branch

Academic Scholarship Applications Opening Soon!

Do you know a college student in an undergraduate or graduate program in Hawaii? Or are you a college student in Hawaii?

AAUW is looking for college women who are in need of academic scholarships!

Our requirements are:

  • Be a resident of the State of Hawaii
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Be undergraduate or a graduate student at a college or university located in the State of Hawaii
  • Grade Point Average (GPA) 3.0 or above
  • Female student

More information and application information can be found here!


Literature Meets Women’s Issues at AAUW Honolulu’s Book Discussion Group

Join us on Wednesday when AAUW Honolulu’s Book Discussion Group meets to talk about Grace and Grit: My Fight for Equal Pay and Fairness by Lilly Ledbetter and Lanier Scott Isom.

Detailing the inspirational and courageous fight of the namesake of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act, our conversation will also include the issues of equal rights in the workplace, and how Ledbetter’s fight became a victory for the nation.

For more information and to RSVP, click here. Join us!

 


Join Us For Talk Story Tuesday!

Give yourself a treat! Meet, mingle and enjoy complimentary pupus and beverages at happy hour prices. Talk Story Tuesdays is the intersection of casual conversation and a great AAUW program.

We’ll discuss Title IX at this month’s Talk Story Tuesday. Jenn Rose, Title IX coordinator for UH, Hannah Liebreich, UH Manoa Ph.D. candidate in sociology specializing in Title IX issues, and attorney Elizabeth Fujiwara.

Psst…spread the word and invite your friends and family!

All ages welcome!

Free parking, complimentary pupus, no-host bar $4-$7 drink specials!

RSVP here!

WHEN: Nov 13, 2018 ~ 5:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Ferguson’s Pub in the Dillingham Transportation Building
729 Bishop St., Honolulu, HI, 96813
Parking: Free parking located in the Pacific Guardian Center off of Alakea Street. The elevator from the parking structure to the ‘lobby’ lands directly in Ferguson’s Pub’s back courtyard.


 

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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.