AAUW NJ Past Events:
- Northern Ocean County Branch Pottery Party (February 21, 2017) (Fundraising Event)
- Central District Inter-Branch Meeting (March 1, 2017)
- Northern Ocean County Branch Gift Auction (March 4, 2017) (Fundraising Event)
- Legislative Roundtable Workshop – Exploring Possible New Legislative Solutions for Ending Human Trafficking in NJ (April 28, 2017)
- AAUW NJ Annual Meeting – Atlantic City, NJ (April 30 – May 1, 2017)
- AAUW Northern Monmouth County Branch Fundraiser (May 11, 2017)
- Mountain Lakes Area Branch Annual Meeting (May 19, 2017)
- Tween Tech (January 8)
- Celebrate Women’s History Month at the Hoboken Public Library (March 10)
- AAUW NJ Event at Georgian Court University (March 21)
- AAUW of New Jersey Annual Meeting (April 9)
- “A STEM Program: Promoting AAUW – New Jersey’s Tech Trek” to the Association for Women in Computing (AWC-NNJ Chapter) (April 12)
- Celebrating Equal Pay Day (April 12, 2016)
- Tech Trek Camp at Stockton University (July 17-23, 2016)
- Carol Cohen Guest Speaker: NCCWSL (October 7, 2016)
- AAUW of New Jersey Goes to the United Nations (October 26, 2016)
- Summit College Club Branch November Meeting (November 17, 2016)
- Mountain Lakes Area Branch Meeting – CASA (November 18, 2016)
- AAUW NJ Annual Meeting (April 11)
- Human Trafficking in New Jersey (April 21)
- Bus Trip to Hyde Park on the Hudson (May 5)
- 2015 AAUW NJ Fall Focus Meeting (October 17)
- AAUW-NJ Virtual Branch at Crystal Springs (October 21)
- Women in Leadership Empowerment Forum (November 19)
- AAUW of New Jersey Goes to the Jersey Shore (November 22)
- Embracing Leadership Read (July 15, 2004 to June 16, 2005)
- 2014 AAUW NJ Retreat (Fall Focus) (October 19-20)
- AAUW of New Jersey Goes to Washington (November 19)
February 21, 2017
March 1, 2017
AAUW NJ Central District Inter-Branch Meeting
Hosted by the Northern Monmouth County Branch
March 4, 2017
Sunday, April 30 to Monday, May 1, 2017
(Sunday 2:15 PM to 7 PM, Monday 9 AM to 1 PM)
AAUW of New Jersey Annual Meeting
Resorts Casino Hotel on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City, NJ
“ALL ROADS LEAD TO EQUAL”
This year, more than ever, women everywhere must unite to further our progress along “the roads to EQUAL”. We must continue to work on pay equity, campus leadership, research studies and STEM as these are our tools to arrive at our ultimate destination along these roads – “EQUAL” in every sense!
May 11, 2017
January 8, 2016
FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL (6th-8th GRADE) GIRLS
Our first ever Tween Tech Workshops were a great success!
Held on January 8, 2016 at: Drew University in Madison, NJ for Northern NJ students (120 middle school girls in 6th-8th grade attended.)
and Stockton University in Galloway, NJ for Southern NJ students (Nearly 200 middle school girls in 6th-8th grade attended, including students from Atlantic City, Cape May City, North Wildwood, Egg Harbor Twp., Linwood, Northfield, Hamilton and Weymouth Twps. and Evesham attended.)
|North||Drew University||Gail Hilliard-Nelson||January 8, 2016|
|South||Stockton University||Claudine Keenan||January 8, 2016|
See the Ocean City Sentinel Article about the January 8th Tween Tech
AAUW NJ Event
Thursday, March 10, 2016
7 to 8:30 PM
Celebrate Women’s History Month at the Hoboken Public Library
Guest Speakers from AAUW of New Jersey
THIS EVENT WAS HELD AT THE HOBOKEN LIBRARY’S NEW POP-UP BRANCH
124 GRAND STREET
MULTI SERVICE CENTER
AAUW NJ Event
Monday, March 21, 2016
It was a fun and inspiring AAUW NJ day!
Met Jennifer Lee, Filmmaker, and saw her film
Discussed feminism then and now.
AAUW women are feminists. Feminism intersects with women’s issues of today. Teaching women and girls about the Women’s Liberation Movement is integral to having them understand feminism and leadership. AAUW can provide role models, mentors, and leadership.
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Movie (Free)
Show Film and Q&A with Jennifer Lee
12:30 – 1:30 PM Lunch
Lunch with WILD Women/AAUW
A discussion on famous women and their contribution to the feminist movement, and saw a slide show.
(North Dining Room)
900 Lakewood Avenue
(for GPS: 517 Ninth Street)
Raymond Hall Complex
Lakewood, New Jersey 08701
8:30 AM to 2:30 PM
8:30 – 9:00 Registration/breakfast
9:00 – 9:05 Carol Cohen – Welcome
9:05 – 9:50 Dr. Anthony J. Hill – National Liaison Diversity and Inclusion Task Force
One AAUW: Changing the Climate for Women and Girls
9:50 – 10:05 Title IX – Sally Goodson
10:05 – 10:25 Edwina Sessons/Marjorie Jones – Inclusion
10:25 – 10:40 BREAK (raffle ticket sales)
10:40 – 11:00 Ida Jackson Woods (ETS)
Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Educational Testing Service
11:00 – 11:40 Adrienne Lesser – Introduction for Woman as Agent of Change
– Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle – Award Recipient
Virginia Lyttle – Task Force on Campus Sexual Assault – Video
11:40 – 11:45 Arlene Newman – Pay Equity
11:45 – 12:00 Na-Yeon Park – AAUW National Student Advisory Council 2015-2016
12:00 – 1:00 LUNCH (raffle ticket sales) ½ hr. Open MIC (start at 12:30)
1:00 – 2:00 Carol Cohen – AAUW with Moxie: What’s Your Passion
Mary Graves – AAUW NJ Mission in Review (Get out of your box)
2:00 – 2:15 Election AAUW NJ Board Officers (2016 – 2018)
2:15 – 2:25 Ann Raynor – Annual Baskets
2:25 – 2:30 Carol Cohen – Closing Remarks
“A STEM Program: Promoting AAUW-New Jersey’s Tech Trek”
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Presentation to the
An exciting and informative presentation with Michelle J. Douglass Esq. and Carol Cohen of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) of New Jersey.
A fun night of networking and discussion!
6:00 PM Networking
6:30 PM Dinner
8:00 PM Presentation and Q&A
At this meeting, AWC-NNJ presented a $2000 donation towards the AAUW-NJ second annual Tech Trek Camp scheduled for this summer.
Michelle J. Douglass (AAUW-NJ) with AWC-NNJ members, Suzanne Balian, Kathy Pasquale, and Deb Takash
Celebrating Equal Pay Day
April 12, 2016
President, Carol Cohen at Rutgers University, Camden Campus
with US Representative Norcross
President, Carol Cohen at Rutgers University, Camden Campus with US Representative Norcross, who co-sponsored the Paycheck Fairness Act, Camden Mayor Dana Redd, State Senator Nilsa Cruz-Perez, Camden County Freeholder Carmen Rodriquez, Rutgers-Camden Chancellor Phoebe Haddon, representatives from Rutgers University Women’s Soccer Team.
Congressman Donald Norcross hosts a press conference marking Equal Pay Day at Rutgers University-Camden, April 12, 2016 (Read More) . See photos from South Jersey Times.
Equal Pay Day Event – Greater Wayne Area Branch
The Greater Wayne Area (NJ) Branch hosted a Cocktails & Conversation event on Tuesday, April 12 from 5:00-6:30 pm in recognition of Equal Pay Day.
@ Stockton University
Camp Dates: July 17 to 23, 2016
See the Tech Trek at Stockton University website for more information.
Friday, October 7, 2016
Summit College Club
Cordially invites you to its Fall Luncheon Featuring Carol Cohen, President of AAUW NJ
Discussing AAUW’s innovative annual event:
The National Conference for College Women Student Leaders
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
AAUW of New Jersey Goes to the United Nations
We really enjoyed this trip!
Coordinated by Central District
$99.00 per person included: Bus, light breakfast on bus, Intro. Brief AAUW’s United Nations Representative, Delegates Dining Room Lunch, and Guided Tour Tickets.
Central District Coordinators:
Patricia Baroska 732-458-5906,
Barbara Williamson 732-995-7749
November 17, 2016
Summit College Club Branch
Cordially invites you to its November Meeting
377 Elkwood Avenue
New Providence, NJ 07974
November 18, 2016
Mountain Lakes Library
9 Elm Rd. Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046
Join the AAUW Mountain Lakes Branch meeting to learn about Morris County’s CASA which serves over 400 children annually. Special Advocates for Children in Foster Care, Dr. Lisa Firkser, will describe a program that makes a difference.
AAUW NJ Annual Meeting 2015
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Forsgate Country Club
375 Forsgate Drive, Monroe TWP, NJ 08831
“All One AAUW”
No matter what station you get on – National, State, or Branch, your passion for the mission will keep us moving forward together.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 — 7:00 PM
Garden State Branch of AAUW members from the Crystal Springs area, in partnership with the Crystal Springs (CS) Book Club, co-hosted an important evening seminar on: Human Trafficking in New Jersey.
Guest Speaker: Ginny Lyttle, New Jersey Coalition Against Human Trafficking Member and Past President of the AAUW-NJ
Place: Crystal Springs Clubhouse, Route 94 North, Hamburg, NJ
2015 AAUW NY & NJ
Bus Trip to Hyde Park on the Hudson
Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
“LEADERSHIP THE ELEANOR ROOSEVELT WAY”
JOIN US FOR A FUN & HISTORIC LOOK AT ELEANOR
Saturday October 17, 2015
8:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Forsgate Country Club
375 Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg, NJ 08831
8:30 – 9:00 Registration/Breakfast
9:00 – 9:10 Welcome: Carol Cohen, President. AAUW NJ
9:10 – 9:20 Mission Representative – Human Trafficking: Virginia Lyttle
9:20 – 10:00 AAUW National Program Manager, Campus Leadership: Jessica Kelly
10:00 – 10:20 AAUW UN Rep-Global Health and Gender Equality: Antoinette Gingerelli
10:20 – 10:35 BREAK
10:35 – 12:00 Mission Representatives
Title IX: Not Just Sports! Sally Goodson/Adrienne Lesser
Leadership: Ruth Tyroler, President of the Hoboken Board of Education
$tart $mart: Barbara Williamson / Jane Baus-Niemeyer
Teentech: Karen Brown
Tech Savvy: Claudine Keenan
Tech Trek: Michelle Douglass
12:00 – 1:00 LUNCH (open mic 12:30-1:00 during lunch)
1:00 – 2:00 “Up Close and Personal” Speed Networking
Mission Representatives speed network to tables for Q/A mini sessions
What’s holding you back? What do you need to move forward?
2:00 – 2:30 ACTION PLANS – What we found out!
2:30 Closing Remarks – Carol Cohen, President. AAUW NJ
Be inspired. Bring ideas. Bring a friend.
The AAUW-NJ Virtual Branch at Crystal Springs invites you to celebrate
Eleanor Roosevelt’s 100th PLUS Birthday
Join us for High Tea
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
At the Home of Bev Kinney
1 Sugar Maple Lane, Hamburg, NJ
More Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
First Hoboken Junior Senior High School
Women in Leadership Empowerment Forum
November 19, 2015
In conjunction with AAUW of New Jersey
AAUW of New Jersey Goes to the Jersey Shore
Sunday, November 22, 2015
Coordinated by Central District
12:00 pm Brunch – McLoone’s Pier House Restaurant One Ocean Avenue Long Branch
3:00 pm Theater – Count Basie Theater – Peter Pan
Contact: Virginia Lyttle
NY/NJ WILD PROJECT (Women In Leadership Development) – first-ever joint leadership read via conference call.
Monthly discussion of the book, “Leadership the Eleanor Roosevelt Way” by Robin Gerber.
Project began July 15th, 2014 @ 7pm and ended on June 16, 2015.
Contact: Joan Monk email@example.com or 914-245-7704.
AAUW New Jersey Retreat (Fall Focus)
Sunday, Oct. 19 to Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
AAUW of New Jersey Goes To Washington
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Coordinated by Central District
10:30 AM: Old Town Trolley Tour
1:30 PM: Free Lunch Buffet at AAUW; Meet & Greet National AAUW Staff
3:00 PM: AAUW National Tour: AAUW (1881-2014)
Presentation Tour with Suzanne Gould Archivist and Record Manager
Thanks to Patricia Baroska & Barbara Williamson for organizing this trip!
AAUW New Jersey Retreat
Sunday, Oct. 20 to Monday, Oct. 21, 2013
Resorts Casino Hotel on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City
(May 11, 2017)