2021-2022 Year At a Glance


As we emerge from our COVID-19 restrictions, we’re hoping to be able to meet in person when the new AAUW Branch year kicks-off in September. However, while things are looking up, there are still some uncertainties about venues, so please bear with us and check back for updates. You’ll be getting more news as plans solidify. In the meantime, mark your calendars for some awesome events!

All Branch meeting will be held on the 4th Saturday from 10:30 am until noon. 10 am coffee and conversation, program 10:30 am – 12 noon. Meeting will be held via Zoom until further notice.

September 25 – Fall Welcome Back Meeting
Interest Group Sign-Ups
Catherine Lutes, Co-President
October 23 – Women’s Equal Access to Heath Care, Amy Handler, Chief Strategy Officer, Planned Parenthood of Southwestern Oregon, Eugene
November 20 – The Student Debt Crisis: Unequal Impacts on Women, Kristen Gast, Financial Aid Director, Southern Oregon University
Holiday Party: Date and location TBD
January 22 – Public Policy Committee- “Women Leaders Making the Hard Decisions: Ashland city council members Gina DuQuenne, Tonya Graham, Paula Hyatt, and Stephanie Seffinger discuss the challenges of being an elected official and making the policy decisions that impact citizens’ daily lives.
February 26 – Farm Work is Women’s Work, Dagoberto Morales and Kathy Keesee Morales, UNETE Center for Farm Workerand Immigrant Advocacy, Medford
March 26 – How Women View and Affect Philanthropy, Amy Cuddy, Philanthropic Advisor and Regional Director for Southern Oregon, Oregon Community Foundation, Ashland/Medford
April 23 – Presidents’ Meeting

Board Meetings

Board meetings  will usually take place on the 4th Monday of each month at 3:30 to 5 pm. Venue TBD