Welcome to AAUW Texas

The American Association of University Women has been empowering women since 1881.

AAUW–Texas includes the state organization and local branches in four districts, working for equity for women and girls in schools, on campuses, and in our communities.

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Serve on the AAUW-TX Board

Nominations are being accepted from July 1, 2015 – Oct. 15, 2015.

The Texas Board is currently revising officer descriptions. The information will be available by the end of June. Nominations can then be emailed to the designated nomination co-chair. See “Why Serving on the Texas State AAUW Board Is a Great Idea” for additional information.

Who may serve on the Texas State Board

PAST EVENTS

2015 AAUW National Convention – San Diego, CA,
June 18-21, 20152015aauw

Every two years, AAUW’s national election offers members the chance to share their opinions on proposed amendments to the AAUW Bylaws and Public Policy Program, as well as to select the members of the national AAUW Board of Directors. The 2015 election was a great success, with 12% of members voting — more than double the 5% quorum required by our bylaws.

Lilly Ledbetter  the AAUW “poster gal” for Pay Equity, shown here with Freda Bryson on the right and students from Texas State University (Tonya Long and Susan Croteau)

Lilly Ledbetter the AAUW “poster gal” for Pay Equity, shown here with Freda Bryson on the right and students from Texas State University (Tonya Long and Susan Croteau)

 

Both Texas candidates, Malinda Gaul and Traci Jensen, were elected to the Board. The bylaws proposals were all accepted except the first to eliminate the degree requirement for membership, which failed by 55.51 to 40.91%. All the public policy program changes were approved by >80%, with the exception of #7 which was approved by approximately 70%.

2017 AAUW National Convention

 

SAVE THE DATES: June 14-17, 2017 National AAUW Convention in Washington, D.C.