American Association of University Women

Congratulations Grants Pass Branch!

At the AAUW of Oregon State Convention, AAUW Grants Pass was awarded:

Grants PassBranch’s delegation to the 2015 State Convention, posing in front of our displays. Front: Susanne Harmony & Kathy Passmore. Back: Georgia Applegate, Sue Klumpf, Barbara Paulson, Bonnie Goldfein and Kathy Kirchen.

Front: Susanne Harmony & Kathy Passmore. Back: Georgia Applegate, Sue Klumpf, Barbara Paulson, Bonnie Goldfein and Kathy Kirchen.

  • First place in the category of most new members in a  large Branch – 24 new members registered February 2014 – February 2015.
  • First place for (large) branch Newsletters
  • Second place in the State for total contributions to the AAUW Fund in 2014.
  • Third place in the State for our Branch’s contributions  to the Legal Advocacy Fund (part of the AAUW Fund).


Scenes from the AAUW National Convention

San Diego – June 18 – 21, 2015

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Opening Speaker Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education

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Georgia Applegate and Marguerite Damewood sightseeing!

Georgia Applegate and Alicia Hetman, AAUW Vice President

Georgia Applegate and Alicia Hetman, AAUW Vice President

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“What Does It Take to Make a Woman Leader?” Marianne Schnall, Feminist.com, Don McPherson, Advocate and former NFL player, Lilly Ledbetter, Fair Pay Advocate, Kate C. Farrar, AAUW Consultant for Campus Leadership Programs, Noorjahan Akbar, Co-founder of Young Women for Change