Past Events

AAUW NJ Past Events:

2017 Events

2016 Events

2015 Events

2014 Events

2013 Events

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2017


February 21, 2017  

Northern Ocean County Branch Pottery Party 

(Fundraising Event)


March 1, 2017

AAUW NJ Central District Inter-Branch Meeting

Hosted by the Northern Monmouth County Branch

Brookdale Student Life Center

Program: “The Dream of Whiteness: The Hidden Power of White Identity”

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and Gather afterwards at Huddy’s Inn

March 4, 2017

Northern Ocean County Branch Gift Auction

(Fundraising Event)


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

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See Video – Welcome College Student Guests!

“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!

See Agenda!


May 11, 2017

AAUW Northern Monmouth County Branch Fundraiser


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AAUW Mountain Area Branch Fundraiser


2016


Tween Tech

January 8, 2016

tween techA DAY OF HANDS-ON TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOPS

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.)

 

Region University Location Organizer Date
North Drew University Gail Hilliard-Nelson January 8, 2016
South Stockton University Claudine Keenan January 8, 2016

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See the Ocean City Sentinel Article about the January 8th Tween Tech

Visit our Tween Tech “Special Projects” page for more information about the workshops

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AAUW NJ Event

Thursday, March 10, 2016

7 to 8:30 PM

Celebrate Women’s History Month at the Hoboken Public Library

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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

HOBOKEN, NJ

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AAUW NJ Event

Monday, March 21, 2016

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It was a fun and inspiring AAUW NJ day! 

Met Jennifer Lee, Filmmaker, and saw her film

 Film: “Feminist Stories from the Women’s Liberation”

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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

(Casino Room)

 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)

Georgian Court University

900 Lakewood Avenue

(for GPS: 517 Ninth Street)

Raymond Hall Complex

Lakewood, New Jersey 08701

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 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM

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Agenda

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   

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                            Virginia Lyttle – Task Force on Campus Sexual Assault – Video

11:40 – 11:45      Arlene Newman – Pay Equity

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11:45 – 12:00     Na-Yeon Park – AAUW National Student Advisory Council 2015-2016

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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)

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                            Mission Marvels

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

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“A STEM Program: Promoting AAUW-New Jersey’s Tech Trek”

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Presentation to the

Association for Women in Computing – Northern New Jersey Chapter

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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.

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Michelle J. Douglass (AAUW-NJ) with AWC-NNJ members, Suzanne Balian, Kathy Pasquale, and Deb Takash

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Celebrating Equal Pay Day

April 12, 2016

President, Carol Cohen at Rutgers University, Camden Campus

with US Representative Norcross

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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.

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Equal Pay Day Event – Greater Wayne Area Branch

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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.

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@ Stockton University

Camp Dates:  July 17 to 23, 2016

See the Tech Trek at Stockton University website for more information.

Visit our Tech Trek “Special Projects” page for more information

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Friday, October 7, 2016

12 Noon

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

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

AAUW of New Jersey Goes to the United Nations

We really enjoyed this trip!

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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       

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November 17, 2016

7:00 PM

Summit College Club Branch

Cordially invites you to its November Meeting

Featuring Erin Miller Granddaughter of WASP Elaine Harmon elaine-danforth-harmon_captureNew Providence Memorial Library

377 Elkwood Avenue

New Providence, NJ 07974

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November 18, 2016

9:30 AM

Mountain Lakes Library
9 Elm Rd. Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046

casaJoin 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.

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2015 EVENTS


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AAUW NJ Annual Meeting 2015

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Forsgate Country Club
375 Forsgate Drive, Monroe TWP, NJ 08831

“All One AAUW”
ALL ABOARD!!

No matter what station you get on – National, State, or Branch, your passion for the mission will keep us moving forward together.

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Michelle Douglass, Esq.

Toni Gingerelli

Dina DiRenzo

Sally Goodson


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Tuesday, April 21, 2015 — 7:00 PM

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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

For more information, please e-mail AAUW-NJ Ruth Pagano or CS Book Club Catherine Maksymiuk.

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2015 AAUW NY & NJ
Bus Trip to Hyde Park on the Hudson

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

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“LEADERSHIP THE ELEANOR ROOSEVELT WAY”
JOIN US FOR A FUN & HISTORIC LOOK AT ELEANOR

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Saturday October 17, 2015
8:30 AM – 2:30 PM

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Forsgate Country Club
375 Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg, NJ 08831

(732) 521-0070

Click here for 2015 Fall Focus Agenda Flyer

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.

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The AAUW-NJ Virtual Branch at Crystal Springs invites you to celebrate

Eleanor Roosevelt’s 100th PLUS Birthday
Join us for High Tea
3 PM
Wednesday, October 21, 2015

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At the Home of Bev Kinney
1 Sugar Maple Lane, Hamburg, NJ
More Info: bevkinney@embarqmail.com

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First Hoboken Junior Senior High School

Women in Leadership Empowerment Forum

November 19, 2015

In conjunction with AAUW of New Jersey

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AAUW of New Jersey Goes to the Jersey Shore

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Coordinated by Central District

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12:00 pm Brunch – McLoone’s Pier House Restaurant One Ocean Avenue Long Branch

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3:00 pm Theater – Count Basie Theater – Peter Pan

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2014 EVENTS

Embracing Leadership

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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  ftmaven@gmail.com or 914-245-7704.

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Reading group guide

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AAUW New Jersey Retreat (Fall Focus)

Sunday, Oct. 19 to Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

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Resorts Casino Hotel on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City

See the AAUW-NJ Facebook Album from this meeting.

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AAUW of New Jersey Goes To Washington

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

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Coordinated by Central District

See our Facebook Photo Album by AAUW-New Jersey.

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!

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2013 EVENTS


AAUW New Jersey Retreat

Sunday, Oct. 20 to Monday, Oct. 21, 2013

Resorts Casino Hotel on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City

See our events scrapbook from this meeting.


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(May 11, 2017)