Welcome to AAUW Colorado Springs

The American Association of University Women, the oldest women’s organization in the United States, was founded in 1881, and promotes equity for all women and girls, life-long education, and positive societal change.

AAUW has over 100,000 members in 1,000 branches throughout the United States.

To obtain a “big picture” of AAUW, please visit:

    • AAUW at the National Level
    • AAUW at the Colorado State Level

May 14, 2016

Annual Meeting, Scholarship Luncheon and 100th Anniversary Celebration

Patty Jewett Golf Clubhouse 11:30-1:30

Registration for this event has closed.

2016-17 scholarship winners are: Beverly Brown, Outdoor Recreation Leadership, PPCC; Michelle Ihlefeldt, Accounting, PPCC; Theresa Klinitski, Business Marketing Innovation, UCCS; Mary Oketunmbi, Nursing, PPCC; and Summer South, Nursing, UCCS.

 

Dr. Aditi Mitra was presented the Jane Addams Outstanding Service Award at the annual meeting of the Midwest Sociological Society in Chicago. Dr. Mitra has been the College Representative, Liaison, and Founding Faculty Advisor of the AAUW Student Group at UCCS. Her service has included promoting pay-equity for women, working to improve the representation of women in STEM fields, and organizing campus celebrations of International Women’s Day. She has also worked with non-profit organizations in their international projects promoting leadership skills for girls and refugees. Dr. Mitra has been helping school districts with refugee rehabilitation and language transition support. She has organized and promoted workshops about human trafficking.

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Congratulations Dr. Mitra!

 Support AAUW Educational Fund and Legal Advocacy Fund by purchasing geraniums now:

red, pink, and salmon plants in 4.5 inch pots will be available for purchase and pick-up on Saturday, May 7 from 10-12 am and 1-2 pm at 3217 Larkspur Drive

To ensure that adequate numbers of your chosen color are available, pre-order by e-mailing dccrumb02@aol.com. Candy will also make arrangements for you to pick up the plants at an alternate time if the Saturday hours won’t work for you.

 Did you know that the Colorado Springs Branch has a large number of interest groups where members can share hobbies, activities, and just have fun?

Elsewhere on This Site:

  • See the Newsletter Archive on the Newsletter page.  The archive is still growing…
  • Minutes of board meetings are available on the Members page

We welcome new members. Give Membership VP Suzanne Stahlbuhk a call at 714-420-5314 or e-mail her at sstahlbuhk@gmail.com

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