The Austin Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) was organized by 15 women in 1923, at the Driskill Hotel, with many contributions and accomplishments made by branch members and continuing since, as recorded in our HERstory under ABOUT US.
For more information, please explore our website and/or contact us via link at right. Branch programs are listed under Activities TAB (http://austin-tx.aauw.net/activities/branch-programs/) and upcoming monthly descriptions also follow below.
Upcoming Branch Events
(Click on any links below for more details as they become available.)
August 17 (Sunday), 3-5:00 PM – Annual Summer Membership Social, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 2128 Barton Hills Drive; Contact: Diane Brewer
September 13 (Saturday), 10:00 AM – “Carole Keeton’s Perspective on Austin” - Carole Keeton; Norris Center, Northcross Mall, 2525 W Anderson Lane, Suite 540; Contact: Lynn Cooksey
October 8 (Wednesday), 10:00 AM – “Public Policy & Women’s Power” – Dr. Shirley Franklin; Austin Woman’s Club, 708 San Antonio St; Contact: Dr. Carol Fritz
November 8 (Saturday), 10:00 AM - “A conversation with Don Toner at the Austin Playhouse” – Don Toner, Director, Austin Playhouse, Highland Mall; Contact: Diane Brewer
December 14 (Sunday), 3-5:00 PM - Holiday Open House,Place: TBA; Contact: Judy Reinhart
January 10 (Saturday), 10:00 AM – “Challenges, Strengths in Austin Public Schools Today” – Dr. Michael O’Malley, Jennifer Griffis, and Sylvia Flannery; Girlstart STEM Center at 1400 W. Anderson Lane; Contact: Freda Bryson
February 14 (Saturday), 10:00 AM - “ Role of Tejanas in Spanish and Mexican Texas” – Dr. Frank de la Teja; Norris Center, Northcross Mall; Contact: Dr. Sylvia Garcia
March 11 (Wednesday), 10:00 AM - “Human Trafficking in Austin and Beyond” – Dr. Noel Busch Armendariz; Norris Center, Northcross Mall; Contact: Ruth Rubio
April 8 (Wednesday), 10:00 AM – “Where Has All the Water Gone?” – Laura Huffman, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center; Contact: Larie Amsler
May 9 (Saturday), 10:00 AM – The University of Texas Fellowships, Officer Installation, & Memorials; Norris Center, Northcross Mall; Contact: Joyce Pulich