Our Mission

To advance gender equity for women and girls through research, education and advocacy.

Promover la equidad de género para mujeres y niñas a través de la investigación, la educación y la promoción.

AAUW-NM: Empowering women to take charge of their lives. 

Leadership Team Meeting February 2 and Legislative Day February 3
Meetings are open to ALL AAUW NM members!
The Leadership Meeting will be held Sunday, February 2 at Hotel Santa Fe; and, Lobby Day at the Capital Building, Monday, February 3.  You can join us for all or part of both days.
On Sunday the Leadership Team Meeting begins at 8:30 am with a continental Breakfast and meet and greet. The business meeting will begin at 9:00 am. Lunch will be served at 12:00 noon and a speaker will discuss the NM Political report at 1:00 pm. The meeting ends on or before 4:30 pm with dinner on your own.
Sunday February 2’s Registration is $55.00 which includes breakfast, lunch and gratuity payable to AAUW-Santa Fe. click on link for registration form: LTM 2020
If you need a room, PLEASE CALL the hotel at 855-825-9876 and tell them you are there for the legislative session. The rate is $89.00 plus tax. If you have any difficulty, ask for Penca reservations manager.
Monday February 3’s Lobby Day will begin at the Capital Building at 8:30 for a briefing. 9:00 am we will begin going to the offices of our legislatures to speak with them about our issues.
AAUW-NM is being recognized on the House floor. TBD
Breakfast and lunch on your own in Capitol cafeteria or grill.
Please contact us if you have any questions.
Sylvia Fink                                               Beverly Chambers
sjsfink@gmail.com                                flagbab@mac.com

Another amazing year of Tech Trek is in the books!


Strategic Plan

The AAUW Strategic Plan is created through an inclusive process involving the AAUW Board of Directors and staff. The goals, indicators of success, and strategies reflect an integrated approach to fulfilling our mission, vision, and value promise. As AAUW continues to move forward in a changing world, so have our Strategic Plan and our Vision Statement.

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Presented by Mr. Charles Sallee, Deputy Director of the NM Legislative Finance Committee.

Video of LFC Presentation

The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap

The gender pay gap is the gap between what men and women are paid. Most commonly, it refers to the median annual pay of all women who work full time and year-round, compared to the pay of a similar cohort of men. Other estimates of the gender pay gap are based on weekly or hourly earnings, or are specific to a particular group of women.


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AAUW Action Fund Congressional Voting Record

The CVR provides information about senators’ and representatives’ co-sponsorship and votes. Each legislator is scored based on their record on AAUW priorities, which were decided on the basis of the AAUW Public Policy Program, adopted by AAUW members. These priorities include equal pay, education, campus sexual assault, campaign finance, human trafficking, and reproductive rights. The CVR is distributed to every member of Congress.

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AAUW’s #StandUptoSexism Discussion Guide

Get Paid What You’re Worth

AAUW’s renowned The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap report finds women are still paid just 80 cents for every dollar paid to a man! We can change that with AAUW’s multipronged economy security initiative: by changing laws, encouraging employers to improve workplace cultures and practices, and empowering women to negotiate to their financial futures by making our Work Smart program available nationwide.
Learn more about Work Smart Online and join the Members Mobilize a Million Challenge.

Thank you for visiting our AAUW New Mexico State website. Inside you will find information on state programs and events. There are links to our state branches, as well. To learn about what’s happening statewide with AAUW, read our newsletter:  The Roadrunner.