Founded in 1971, Murrysville Area AAUW is a local branch of the national American Association of University Women of which there are over 100,000 members. AAUW advocates equality for woman and girls and works to break the education and economic barriers that are experienced by women and girls today.
AAUW, founded in 1881, is open to all graduates who hold an associate degree or equivalent, or baccalaureate or higher degree from a college or university or academically accredited institution. In principle and practice AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There are no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or class. Membership is not by invitation.
Current Branch Newsletter
We have a variety of meeting topics lined up. Come to the meetings and be enlightened.
September 13 “Fairview Park” with Fawn Burch
October 11 “Author’s View: The Other Einstein and Carnegie’s Maid” with Marie Benedict
November 810 AAUW/MCL Book Sale
December 13 “Indian Attack and Massacre at Turtle Creek, July 1759” with Bob Learzaf and Carl Patty
January 10 “Antigerrymandering” with John Nagle
February 14 “Household Toxins” with Rob Brown
March 14 “Digital Photomontages as Composite Art” witth Chris Ruane
April 11 “Human Rights in International Relations” with Roni Kay O’Dell
May 9 “Vintage Hats and the Women Who Wore Them” with Jean Kanouf
Friday, October 19 Tour of the Hollingsworth House Greensburg
Thursday, November 15 Day at the Frick, Pittsburgh
Wednesday, February 20 Wine and Food Pairing at Eighty Acres, Plum
Thursday, March 21 Bayernhof Music Museum, O’Hara Township
Thursday, April 18 Mexican War Streets Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Tour