General Meeting/Program 2019-2020

Please remember to read your Viewpoints for any changes that might occur during the program year!

Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019
Location: Ryan Room, La Roche University
   Title: It’s all About the Mission and Our Legacy
AAUW: Where we’ve been and where we’re going! This year, our programs will focus on AAUW’s core mission and its legacy. We will kick off our year with a social, interactive dialogue, and a fun event. We will also award the Sister Matilda Scholarship.
6:30 P.M. Refreshments and Social Time
7:00 P.M. Sister Matilda, Kick off and Meeting

Wednesday, OCTOBER 16, 2019
Location: Ryan Room, La Roche University
Title: Persevering through Tragedy and Taking Action
Gun violence is at an epidemic level. It has touched communities across the US including our own. The gun violence at Tree of Life was devastating, but the community came together and showed the world that tragedy would not define our city. Tonight, we will focus on what community action groups are doing to fight for common sense gun reform.
6:30 P.M. Refreshments and Social Time
7:00 P.M. Speaker(s)
7:45 P.M. Meeting

Wednesday, NOVEMBER 20, 2019
Location: Ryan Room, La Roche University
  Title: Mental Health and Taking Care of You!
To be better advocates for our mission, we need to ensure that we are practicing self-care. This evening’s program will focus on mental health, achieving work/life balance, and the resources available to ensure you are healthy and happy.
6:30 P.M. Refreshments and Social Time
7:00 P.M. Speaker(s)
7:45 P.M. Meeting

Saturday, DECEMBER 14, 2018
Location: Fresco’s
Holiday Social
11:30 A.M. Lunch and Social

Saturday, JANUARY 25, 2020
Location: Ryan Room, La Roche University
Title: Women in Politics
Last year, we heard from first time female candidates who shared their stories and aspirations. One year in, how are things progressing? This morning, we will hear from young, female politicians about navigating the legislature in this political climate, 100 years after women achieved the right to vote.
9:30 A.M. Social Time
10:00 A.M. Speaker(s)
10:45 A.M. Meeting

FEBRUARY– NO MEETING

Saturday, MARCH 7, 2020
Location: Ryan Room, La Roche University
   Title: Shape the Future
      The 100th Anniversary of the Woman’s Right to Vote
Celebrate 100 years of the right to vote with the Heinz History Center. Enjoy a historical perspective spanning these years as presented by our guest speakers.
9:30 A.M. Social Time
10:00 A.M. Speaker
10:45 A.M. Meeting

Wednesday, APRIL 22. 2020
Location: Ryan Room, La Roche University
   Title: Mother Earth
Happy Earth Day! In honor, tonight’s program will focus on saving our planet. We will discuss what we can do to protect Mother Earth and enjoy her beauty for generations to come.
6:30 P.M. Refreshments and Social Time
7:00 P.M. Speaker(s)
7:45 P.M. Meeting

Wednesday, MAY 20, 2020
    Annual Dinner
This is our special evening to install our new officers and celebrate our branch awards.
Location: TBA