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Welcome to the Davis, Ca Branch of AAUW

The American Association of University Women promotes equity for all women and girls, lifelong education, and positive societal change. In principle and in practice, AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.

We would love to hear from you! Please contact AAUW-Davis at Davis-CA@aauw.net with any comments/questions or for information about membership or donations.

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Sacramento Inter-branch Council Branch (IBC) Luncheon!

January 25th from 11am to 2pm we will be holding the IBC luncheon at Plates Restaurant in Sacramento. Linked below you will find a flyer containing information on the speakers and an entree selection for you. Please turn in the entree selection by January 10th so that we may send your payment in time to meet the deadline of January 17th!

We can help arrange carpools to get everyone to the luncheon. Hope to see you all there!

IBC 2020 Flyer


SEE IT, BE IT: A Night Celebrating Women in STEM

January 28th at DaVinci Charter Academy, Davis Ca, AAUW, Explorit, and Da Vinci Charter Academy will be hosting an evening for students to connect with accomplished women in STEM careers. Conversation will be geared towards junior high and high school students.

Look forward to a whole new panel of speakers, including LeShelle May!

RSVP at https://see-it-be-it.eventbrite.com

 


Book Club

The next meeting for our bookclub is on January 4th, 9am, at Three Ladies Cafe! We will discuss Beloved by Tony Morrison. The group welcomes readers to join in on the literary journeys and interesting conversations.

Book Club dates posted on our calendar.


CELEBRATING THE 71ST ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS

We celebrated the 71st anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, as in previous years, by reading the document in as many languages as possible and English.

Thank you to those who joined us this year!

Event Flyer


Annual Holiday Gathering

Branch members and UCD AAUW students celebrated the holidays on Saturday, December 14th.

Speaker this year was Jan Judson of Make it Happen. In the spirit of the season, we supported Make it Happen with donations of gift cards from Target and Walmart.


Quilt Raffle 

We would like to thank all those who purchased a raffle ticket. All proceeds go to funding Teck Trek campers as well as other branch projects!

Grand prize-a beautiful queen-size reversible quilt, lovingly made and donated by Marti Abbott. 

Second prize- a stunning jewel-toned mohair/wool shawl, handwoven and donated by weaving instructor Verena Borton. 

 


United Nations Day 2019: “Our Planet. Our Future”

On October 27th from 3:30-5:30pm, the Davis Chapter of the United Nations association of the United States (UNA-USA) celebrated United Nations Day!
Thank you to our speakers, Troy Wolfe-the Senior Director of Education Programs and Learning at the UNF, Jolynn Shoemaker from UCD Global Affairs, and Chris Granger & Lynne Nittler from Cool Davis!

We loved seeing you all there!


 

International Festival 2019!

On Sunday, October 6th 2019, AAUW tabled at the International Festival in Central Park. We had a wonderful time getting to know everyone and look forward to seeing you all at future AAUW events!

Thank you to the members who made this event a success!

 


Tech Trek 2019!

July 21-29th, “the wildly successful Tech Trek inspired campers in STEM education on the UC Davis campus.
Our Visit Day welcomed 33 members from 13 Northern California and Nevada branches and 33 visitors from Community invitations!”

Read more about it in our newsletter!


 

Blaze Fundraser-Student organization

Thank you to everyone who came to support the AAUW Student Organization at the fundraiser sponsored by Blaze Pizza on May 16, 2019 from 5-10pm!
We had a blast seeing you all there!

 

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An Evening Celebrating Women in STEM

Sponsored by AAUW Davis, Explorit Science Center, and DaVinci Charter Academy.

Recorded and edited by Davis Media Access.