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Full Equity in Higher Education Remains Elusive

Student debt protest. Image by Ryan via Flickr Creative Commons

Women’s Equality Day, celebrated on August 26, marks the anniversary of the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment, which granted women the right to vote. One battle we are still waging is for women in education. AAUW estimates that due to disproportionate student loan burden and a longer debt repayment period, women currently hold almost two-thirds of student debt in the United States. Read more.


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The Douglas County Colorado Branch of AAUW is all about PHILANTHROPY

The branch specializes in raising money for National AAUW Funds and for its own college scholarship and high school girls STEM awards.

The Douglas County Colorado Branch of AAUW is all about FELLOWSHIP

The branch has many interest groups that promote camaraderie, learning, health and giving. See our Calendar for bridge, book club, history/culture, and other interest groups.

The Douglas County Colorado Branch of AAUW is all about GREAT MONTHLY PROGRAMS

The monthly meetings are always interesting and informative. Meetings are held the 3rd Wednesday of the month usually at the Castle Rock Phillip S. Miller Library. There is a social 1/2 hour starting at 6:30PM. The program begins at 7PM followed by a short business meeting that begins about 8PM. The end of the meeting concludes with a Call to Action. Meetings end at 8:30PM. For exact location and program topics, see the Calendar.