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AAUW March Program: “Raising Boys without Lowering Expectations”

On Tuesday, March 10, AAUW Bethlehem Collaboration with Calypso Elementary School PTO, 1021 Calypso Avenue, 18018. Student-led mini tours will begin at 5:30pm followed by our 6pm presenter Pamela Wallace, the Program Coordinator of “Project Child” at Valley Youth House. Pamela Wallace will offer practical ideas which parents, grandparents, and adults can try.

Wearing white honors the 1919 activists on the 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in the US.

Check out our AAUW Bethlehem Suffragettes! What a great turnout for September’s meeting.

AAUW Lehigh at the NCCWSL Conference

AAUW Lehigh sent four students to the NCCWSL conference at the University of Maryland. The student group was able to do so because our members along with other friends – raised more than $1,700 to help them with registration and travel expenses. In appreciation, the young women presented an autographed copy of Roxane Gay’s book “Bad Feminist”.

Gender Pay Gap Shortchanges Women $500 Billion Annually; Biggest Gaps among Financial Managers, Physicians and Surgeons

Link to AAUW National website: Gender Pay Gap Shortchanges Women $500 Billion Annually; Biggest Gaps among Financial Managers, Physicians and Surgeons

Definition: Feminism (It may not be what you had been thinking)

: the belief that men & women should have equal rights & opportunities
: organized activity in support of women’s rights and interests
: the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes

Three Steps to Overcoming Negotiation Bias

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