AAUW Salisbury branch has set the goal of sending two students to the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) each year. Visit our Scholarships page to learn more about NCCWSL and to download the scholarship application.
2013 – 2014 Programs:
Honoring Our Legacy – Forging Our Future
Our meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month, September through June. Unless otherwise noted, all meetings will be held at the J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. West, Salisbury. Please check in at the welcome desk with YMCA personnel on arrival.
Rescheduled due to weather
February 13 March 13, 2014, AAUW Lecture Series, 6:30 – 7:30 pm - “Girls on the Run” by Tanya Kummerow, Council Director, Iredell and Rowan County Girls on the Run. Girls on the Run is a nonprofit prevention program for girls in the 3rd through the 8th grade, with over 200 councils in the United States and Canada. Each council is committed to the mission of inspiring girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively combines training for a 5k (3.1 miles) running event with healthy living education. Free. Held at the J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. West, Salisbury. Please check in at the welcome desk with YMCA personnel on arrival.
March 13, 2014 TBA, AAUW Lecture Series, 6:30 – 7:30 pm - ”Crossing the Line – Sexual Harassment in Schools” . Free. Held at the J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. West, Salisbury. Please check in at the welcome desk with YMCA personnel on arrival.
Saturday, April 12, 2014, AAUW Annual Brunch, 9:30 – 11:00 am - ”Successful Women in a Male Dominated Industry” . Advance registration required. Held at the Salisbury Country Club.
Thursday, May 8, 2014, AAUW Annual Business Meeting, 6:30 pm - Held at the J.F. Hurley YMCA, 828 Jake Alexander Blvd. West, Salisbury. Please check in at the welcome desk with YMCA personnel on arrival.
Thursday, June 12, 2014, AAUW Annual Picnic, 6:30 pm. Advance registration required. Held at the Rufty-Holmes Senior Center Picnic Shelter.
The program was a great success! Look for a write up shortly…
Panelists will come from government, non-profit and business sectors to provide a wide range of information about making it as a professional female. Following the panel, attendees will have the opportunity to speak with panelists individually and ask questions. Light refreshments will be provided by AAUW Salisbury.
Who: Program is geared towards high school & college, girls and women who are interested in hearing from strong female community and business leaders.
What: A panel of female community and business leaders will answer the question “What is the most significant event of my professional career?”, after which attendees will be able to network and discuss with panelists. Refreshments will be provided.
When: March 14, 2013 from 6:30-8:30 pm
Where: RCCC Salisbury Campus, Room 251 A & B
Speakers may include, but are not limited to:
- Maggie Blackwell (Government & Community, City Council Member)
- Carol Spalding (Education, RCCC President)
- Mary Ponds (Government, Mayor Granite Quarry)
- Kyna Foster (Non-Profit, Rowan Helping Ministries ED)
- Starling Johnson (Business, Johnson Concrete)
- Carol Hallman (Pastor 1st United Church of Christ)
- Maia Smith (Business, Maia’s Fashions)
This event is sponsored by AAUW Salisbury and RCCC.
In addition we will be raffling two memberships to AAUW Salisbury, and anyone who joins AAUW after attending this event will get a huge discount on their membership fees.
The Atlantic recently came out with a section on their website called “The Sexes”. There are lots of interesting articles.