AAUW Outlook is the membership magazine of AAUW. Each issue provides lively, thought-provoking stories about people and issues concerning women and girls and informs readers about organizational activities related to AAUW’s mission.
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A Lesson on School Vouchers
Referred to as scholarships, certificates, school choice programs, or tuition tax credits, these funding mechanisms are in fact one and the same things: vouchers, which funnel funding away from public schools in need of it.
Combatting Human Trafficking: The Need for Advocacy
The realities of human trafficking are disturbing and difficult to confront. But advocates can and do make a difference in exposing and battling this modern-day slavery.
Is the Glass Ceiling Actually Concrete?
Hillary Clinton's loss has made clear that the glass ceiling is still seemingly impervious. The question that remains to be answered is, what wil it take to break through the long-impenetrable barriers to women seeking positions of leaderships?
The Future Guardians of the Web
Cyber security affects nearly every aspect or our increasingly digital lives. The field, in which women are underrepresented, faces a severe labor shortage. That's where AAUW comes in.
Ask for It: The Salary You’re Worth
What happens when women are empowered to negotiate?
Ensuring a Brighter Future for Women and Girls
For Ann Pehle, AAUW is a family tradition. But she's making her own AAUW legacy.
Evolutions in Voter Suppression
Decades after poll taxes were outlawed, states are finding new ways to keep people from exercising their right to vote.
Is Your Statehouse Stalling Progress?
The word "preemption"should be as notorious as Darth Vader. Find out why.
War of Words
We may have reached new lows for civil discourse in the 2016 election. But is civility all that important?
How to Speak Up against Everyday Bias
Ever wondered how to respond to the sexism you see in your daily life, in person and online? Here's how to take a stand.
Closing the Gender Leadership Gap
AAUW's newest research report is the perfect anodyne to the dismissive platitude that "we've come a long way, baby." Find out the latest data about women's persistent underrepresentation in paid leadership
The Slow Climb up the Higher Ed Ladder
At the turn of the 20th century, women were fighting to even be present in university classrooms. But more than a century later, women are still rare in higher educations's leadership.
Whether a woman will occupy the Oval Office soon is uncertain, but did you know that women have been running for president since 1872?
The Science behind Implicit Bias
How can you recognize - and fight against - biases you don't even know you have? If you have a computer and 15 minutes, we'll show you.
With blind auditions and bold ambitions, women are finally finding a place in music’s most respected echelons.
The High Cost of Hollywood's Gender Bias
Tinseltown’s old boys’ club days could be over. And they should be.
The Evolving Face of Ballet
A new generation of dancers is challenging what ballerinas look like, in more ways than one.
Negative Space: Women of Art History
Women’s artwork has long been overlooked. What’s wrong with this picture?
Women's Voices in the Newsroom
This just in: The news sounds a little different when women decide what to cover.