2013 AAUW Convention in NOLA
AAUW CA President, Alicia Hetman with Lilly Ledbetter (center) and AAUW Director of Public Policy and Government Relations, Lisa Maatz (right).
(Below) Some of the 110 Californians who attended the national convention in New Orleans, June 9-12.
ELECTION RESULTS CORRECTION!
San Jose Branch Presented "Strong Girls, Strong Women"
AAUW-San Jose and the Santa Clara County Office of Women’s Policy (OWP) sponsored “Strong Girls, Strong Women,” a leadership conference for high school girls and the adults in their lives on Saturday, May 4.
More than 200 participants watched documentary, “Miss Representation” and attended workshops on media literacy, self-defense, creating PSAs and more. AAUW-SJ members presented a session on finances for teens as well as a presentation to adults of the research report, “Crossing the Line: Sexual Harassment in the Schools.” During lunch, Devanshi Patel, star of “Miss Representation,” moderated a panel of high school students sharing their community service projects. There was no charge for admission.
The event received commendations from the Mayor of San Jose, the Santa Clara Board of Supervisors and the California Legislature.
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