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.
AAUW TEXAS Goals From Board Meeting July, 2016
Goal 1: Work on pay-equity by fulfilling activities outlined in Public Policy Grant Action Items
Goal 2: Verify that TX colleges and universities have Title IX coordinators
Goal 3: Develop mechanism for electronic voting at 2018 state convention.
Goal 4: Assist branches in becoming compliant with AAUW governance requirements.
Goal 5: Assist Branches in retaining members.
Goal 6: Assist Branches in increasing diversity in branch membership.
WOMEN’S MARCH IN TEXAS
Many of you have heard of the January 21 Women’s March in Washington. Did you know we had similar marches in Texas? Why the Women’s March? We walked for social justice: the rights, safety, and health for all.
Make Your Voice Heard on Capitol Hill with AAUW!
You’ve marched in Texas, now come to the 2017 AAUW National Convention, to be held June 14-17, 2017, in Washington D.C and take your voice directly to Capitol Hill. As we prepare for the changing political climate, your voice is needed now more than ever.By participating in Lobby Day at the convention, you too can hone your advocacy skills and apply them to meetings on Capitol Hill, at your statehouse, and in your community. Read more …
AAUW Texas 48th Biennial State Conference
More details coming soon!
AAUW has sent out the new “model bylaws” and all affiliates (states, branches and other entities) will have to revise their bylaws to conform with this newer model. ALL BYLAWS SHOULD BE UPDATED BY JANUARY 31, 2017.
Here is the link to the model bylaws: http://www.aauw.org/resource/state-and-branch-model-bylaws/
Voting for this year’s winners is open. Visit our art gallery and vote your favorite artwork. AAUW members can vote for up to 10 entries.
Voting Ends – Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Winner announcement – Early March
The six winning entries will be featured in a collection of note cards mailed to AAUW members in the spring.
University Woman Texas Newsletters are Online
Our newsletter, the University Woman Texas (UWT) is published four times a year. All branch members with an e-mail address registered with AAUW on the Membership Services Database are e-mailed the UWT online link as soon as it is published.