Women as Agents of Change


Let’s congratulate Candace l. Straight 

The 2017 Award Recipient!


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Through this award, AAUW of New Jersey seeks both to reach out to the community and to increase awareness of the goals of AAUW.

The AAUW Woman as Agent of Change should exemplify certain characteristics.

She should be a NJ resident who has:

  • Worked to assist women in their endeavors to reach their true potential
  •  Demonstrated leadership in supporting the empowerment of women
  • Continued to strive to reform political , economic, social and cultural areas to support women

The AAUW NJ Board Members, voted on and approved the recipient of the 2017 award at its December 7th Board Meeting.  The Award will be presented at the AAUW NJ Annual Meeting on May 1, 2017.


2016 Award

AAUW NJ announced the Woman as Agent of Change Award at the annual meeting in April, 2016.

Let’s congratulate Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle

The 2016 Award Recipient!


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Contact: Adrienne Lesser