February 2020 Meeting
Saturday, February 1, 2020
11 am -Social, 11:30 Luncheon, 12:30 pm Speaker
Italian Community Center, 631 E Chicago St. Milwaukee, WI 53202
About AAUW Milwaukee
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. The nonpartisan, nonprofit organization has:
The Milwaukee Branch is proud of this heritage, and that of our Branch, established in 1894.
Since its founding, our members have been engaged in the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political. Our commitment to the mission is reflected in all aspects of our endeavors within the Milwaukee Branch, which awards approximately $50,000 in scholarships and financial aid to Milwaukee high school and college students, each year.
If you would like to attend an upcoming branch meeting or learn more about joining, please contact us!
NCCWSL Scholarship Applications Now Open
Each year, AAUW Milwaukee provides a $1,000 scholarship for a Milwaukee area student to attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). Eligible undergraduate students attending a Milwaukee college or university member of AAUW (Alverno College, Marquette University, MATC, MSOE, Mount Mary University, and UWM) who wish to apply should complete the NCCWSL Scholarship Application and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 14, 2020.
Questions? Contact us at email@example.com.
4 Tips to Negotiating for the Salary and Benefits You’re Worth
At AAUW we’re moving the needle on the gender pay gap through our innovative research, powerful advocacy, and salary negotiation programs for women across the country. You can sign up for a workshop near you or participate in our free online workshop. In the meantime, here are four tips for you. Ready to get paid what you’re worth? Follow these four steps to successfully negotiate your salary and benefits package. Read more.
Apply for AAUW’s Fellowships and Grants Today!
AAUW has a long and distinguished history of advancing educational and professional opportunities for women in the United States and around the globe. Follow in the footsteps of award-winning authors, scientists, scholars, and change makers. Apply today!
Know Your Rights: Workplace Sexual Harassment
Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination that violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Title VII is a federal law that prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, and religion, and it applies to employers with 15 or more employees, including federal, state, and local governments. Even with Title VII’s protections, many people across the country still face sexual harassment in their workplaces. Read more