The AAUW Jane Addams Branch along with members from local Chicagoland AAUW branches are offering an all-day AAUW Tech Savvy STEM career conference for 6-9th grade girls and their parents/mentors at Oakton Community College on Saturday April 16, 2016, from 8.30 – 3.30 pm.
Registration will be open late February 2016.
For more information see our Tech Savvy Tab.
She is best known as the founder of Hull-House, offering women the opportunity to become agents for social, political, education, and economic change in their own lives and in the lives of others as well. Among many achievements, Jane Addams was:
- A founder and the first president of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
- A founder of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
- A founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
- The first American woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize
Find more information about the virtual Jane Addams branch by contacting Kate Skegg.
Conferences and Special Meetings for 2015
January 30, 2016, 11:30am to 3:00pm
33rd Annual Networking Luncheon, 11:30am to 3:00pm
Location: The Embassy Suites, Deerfield, IL
Topic: The Courage To Take Command
Presenter: Colonel Jill Morganthaler
April 16, 2016 – Saturday, 8:30a.m. – 3:30pm
Tech Savvy for Girls 6 – 8 Grade
Location: Oakton Community College, 1600 East Golf Rd, Des Plaines, IL
Registration available for girls and adults late February, 2016,
April 29-30, 2016
Illinois State Convention
Please join AAUW colleagues and friends for these and other events.
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