This year the 65th AAUW NC award was presented, in collaboration with the NC Literary and Historical Society, to Carole Boston Weatherford for her book Shomburg, The Man Who Built a Library.
Research on the gender wage gap shows that it can easily cost a new graduate $1 million over her career. AAUW is training 10 million women to negotiate their financial futures [link to this category of news] by 2022.
A primary goal for AAUW NC is our focus on supporting efforts that provide women and girls better opportunities for education and successful careers. Read more about AAUW’s commitment to STEM education here.