Special Dates

AAUW Events

January 21, 2017 – Women’s March

February 15, 2017 – AAUW of Oregon Lobby Day

April 4, 2017 – Equal Pay Day Recognition

April 21-23, 2017 AAUW of Oregon Convention at Salishan Resort in Gleneden Beach

June 14-17, 2017 – AAUW National Convention, Washington D.C.

July 21-23, 2017 – AAUW of Oregon Summer Conference, Willamette University

July 23-29, 2017 – Tech Trek Central Oregon

 

Community Events

September 8, 2016 – Harmony4Women Sing-a-long fundraiser

November 19, 2016 – Harmony4Women concert

 

Special Dates

January 22, 1973Roe v. Wade decision that gave women the right of choice. 

February 14thState of Oregon’s Birthday 

March 8, 2017 – International Women’s Day 

April 4, 2017 – Equal Pay DayThis is the date that symbolizes how far into 2017 women must work to earn what men earned in 2016.

June 10, 2017 – The 54rd Anniversary of the enactment of the Equal Pay Act

June 23, 2017 – The 45th Anniversary of Title IX, the federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in federally funded educational programs.

July 2, 2017 – 53nd Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.

July 19, 1848The first Women’s Rights convention was held in New York.

July 31 – Marion Talbot’s Birthday. (Our Founder)

August 18, 192019th Amendment ratified giving United States women the right to vote

August 23, 2016 – Black Women’s Equal Pay Day (black women only make 64 cents for every dollar paid to white men)

August 26, 2016 – National Women’s Equality Day

September 1, 2016 – Native American’s Equal Pay Day

September 25, 1981Sandra Day O’Connor is sworn in as the first women justice on US Supreme Court

October 11thEleanor Roosevelt’s Birthday

November 1st – Latino Equal Pay DayThis is the date that symbolizes how far into 2016 Latino women must work to earn what men earned in 2015.

November 5, 1912Oregon’s women achieve the right to vote

November 26, 1881American Association of University Women was founded