The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and donors, 1000 branches, and 100 college/university partners. For 134 years, AAUW members have examined and taken on the fundamental issues of the day-educational, social, economic, and political. Our commitment to our mission is reflected in all aspects of our work.
Welcome to the AAUW Lake Oswego Branch. Organized in 1976, the branch draws members from Lake Oswego, West Linn, and surrounding communities.
AAUW is open to all graduates who hold the Associate or higher degree from a college or university on the AAUW list of qualified institutions. We seek a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or class. The branch supports AAUW Funds as well as providing a local scholarship at Clackamas Community College.
A CONVERSATION WITH THE YOUNG WOMEN OF THE WEST LINN HIGH SCHOOL ROBOTICS PROGRAM
Join us for a conversation with the young women of “2B Determined” FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) team at West Linn High School. This October was their second year of competing in the Girls Generation competition, an annual event designed to maximize female engagement with FIRST robotics and support Oregon’s next generation STEM workforce.
FIRST – For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology – in an international youth organization that operates the FIRST Robotics Competition, among others. “To create a world where science and technology are celebrated – where young people dream of becoming science and technology heroes” is their inspirational motto.
Our presenters will talk about this year’s upcoming competition season, the Girls Generation competition held on October 5th at Wilsonville High School, their summer camp and their STEM day camps.
All are warmly welcome to this November 9, 2019 event. It is free, and no tickets are needed.
AAUW Lake Oswego
PO Box 416
Marylhurst, OR 97036