Past Activity

July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016

  • Voter Registration events leading up to the November 4, 2015 Pennsylvania municipal election, April 26, 2016 Pennsylvania primary, and November 8, 2016 national election
    • Harvest of the Arts on September 26, 2015
    • Carlisle Black History Festival on February 27, 2016
    • YWCA Social Justice Night on March 15, 2016
    • Dickinson College AAUW Collegiate Affiliate event on March 22, 2016
  • Voter Education
    • Co-sponsor of Cumberland County Commissioner’s Forums on May 12, 2015 and October 15, 2015.
  • Equal Pay Day April 12, 2016
    • Public Policy Co-Chairs visited the office of Representatives Bloom and Rothman to discuss HB1160
    • Wrote OpEd in The Sentinel to highlight Equal Pay Day
    • Several members participated in the Equal Pay Day Rally at the Capitol Rotunda
  • Title IX
    • Distributing new U.S. Department of Education resources to Title IX Coordinators in Big Spring, Carlisle, Cumberland Valley, Mechanicsburg, and North York County school districts
  • Income Inequality
    • September 22, 2015 meeting “Income Inequality”
  • STEM
    • October 26, 2015 meeting “Why So Few? Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math”

Community Outreach

The AAUW Carlisle Branch was a major supporter of Building a Better Bosler campaign to renovate and enlarge the Carlisle public library.