Welcome to the Lubbock, Texas branch of AAUW!

BRANCH MEETING – TUESDAY 14 JANUARY 2020

Speaker:  Dawn Payne, J.D.  (Title IX)

Dr. Payne is the Managing Director of the Texas Tech University System Office for Equal Employment Opportunity. She will discuss the foundations of and current guidance under the Title IX law. 

Come join us on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 for lunch at The Lubbock Women’s Club starting at 11:30 a.m. Help us get reacquainted and discuss current issues impacting Title IX. Lunch is $17.00.

RSVP to Adelaida Montemayor, amontemayor4@sbcglobal.net
If you are unable to honor your reservation, please cancel by Sunday before so that you are not billed for lunch.

Upcoming:

  • Tuesday, January 14 – Dawn Payne, J.D. (Title IX)
  • Wednesday, February 12 – Jessica Gray, M.D. (Women’s Health)

BRANCH EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

Book Group – Next meeting Saturday, January 4, 2020Invisible Women by Caroline Chiado Perez. Chiado Perez has an active website (https://www.carolinecriadoperez.com/) and (for those who tweet) and Twitter account (https://twitter.com/CCriadoPerez).

Following:  Saturday, February 1, 2020Everything in its Place, a posthumous series of essays by Oliver Sacks (sample review: https://bookpage.com/reviews/23927-oliver-sacks-everything-its-place-nonfiction)

For more details about the Book Group, contact Alice Young (Alice.Young@ttu.edu).

Cuisine Group – Next meeting: TBA. Contacts: co-Chairs Diane Cole (diacole1@aol.com; 239-7287) and Maggie Seymour (mseymour9@suddenlink.net; 792-7899).


COMMUNITY

TTU Public Media – Beyond the Report: The Status of Women in Lubbock.

Background information (YWCA’s Glenda Mathis): https://vimeo.com/356751082

Upcoming KTTZ series:  https://tv.kttz.org/beyond-the-report/the-status-of-women-in-lubbock/

The Report:  http://statusofwomendata.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/R480_Status-of-Women-in-Lubbock-County-FINAL-with-cover.pdf

Links to AAUW-Lubbock sponsored segments:  Education – https://vimeo.com/349907587; Pay Gap – https://vimeo.com/345532988 


JOIN AAUW OR RENEW MEMBERSHIP

Be sure to renew your membership. Use the AAUW Lubbock branch 2019-2020 membership form, or renew online at Join or Renew AAUW Membership.

You will need your membership number to renew online.

Renewal fee is $82 ($59 National, $13 state, $10 branch).

New members can join online also!