Monthly Archives: March 2014

April in Women’s History

Highlights in U.S. Women’s History April 2, 1931 – 17-year-old Jackie Mitchell, the second woman to play baseball in the all-male minor leagues, pitches an exhibition game against the N.Y. Yankees and strikes out both Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. … Continue reading

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Take Back the Night Event – April 7th

The Take Back the Night Foundation seeks to end sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, sexual abuse, and all other forms of sexual violence. April 7th, 2014 at 7:00pm @ Jefferson Community College – Sturtz Theater Click on the link below to … Continue reading

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2014 NYS AAUW Convention – “A World of Wellness: Stimulating the Mind, Inspiring the Soul, Energizing the Body”.

Karen Carr, Jean Havens, and Ann Pinna are planning an exciting 2014 State Convention at Honor’s Haven Resort in Ellenville, NY, the weekend of April 25-27. The theme will be “A World of Wellness: Stimulating the Mind, Inspiring the Soul, … Continue reading

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Women’s Empowerment & Success Series – Elizabeth McCormick- Black Hawk Helicopter Pilot

Last week on Tuesday 18, AAUW Jefferson County Branch members and Jefferson Community College students had the opportunity to meet the U.S. Army Black Hawk Pilot, Elizabeth McCormick. She shared the secrets to her success in life and business while overcoming overwhelming obstacles … Continue reading

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Paid Family and Medical Leave Video Senator Kirsten Gillibrand was in Watertown on Jan 24, at Jefferson Community College, to talk about her Paid Family Leave Insurance bill in Washington. With her were Donna Seymour, AAUW-NYS Public Policy VP, Alyssa … Continue reading

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AAUW Jefferson County Scholarship Award

This college scholarship is offered by the Jefferson County Branch of the American Association of University Woman (AAUW), to a female who plans to continue her education.  The award will be paid to the recipient during our summer meeting.  The … Continue reading

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Red, White, and Teal @ Sboro’s Chop House on March 20

Join us for Red, White, and Teal on Thursday, March 20, at 5PM. We will be gathering at Sboro’s Chop House, 836 Coffeen St, Watertown, NY. Then, go to the AAUW sponsored screening of “Miss Representation” at JCC with Q&A … Continue reading

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