Special Dates

AAUW Events

February 9, 2018 – AAUW of Oregon Lobby Day

April 7, 2018 – Girl Scouts STEM Event

April 10, 2018 – Equal Pay Day Recognition – $1 off at Sparrow Bakery

April 20-22, 2018 AAUW of Oregon Convention at Tanasbourne Embassy Suites in Hillsboro. 

June 24-27, 2018 – Tech Trek Central Oregon

August 11-12, 2018– AAUW of Oregon Summer Conference, OSU/Cascades Campus

June, 2020 – AAUW National Convention

 

Special Dates

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

February 14thState of Oregon’s Birthday 

March 8, 2018 – International Women’s Day 

April 10, 2018 – Equal Pay DayThis is the date that symbolizes how far into 2018 women must work to earn what men earned in 2017.

June 10, 2018 – The 55th Anniversary of the enactment of the Equal Pay Act

June 23, 2018 – The 46th Anniversary of Title IX, the federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in federally funded educational programs.

July 2, 2018 – 54th 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

July 31, 2017 – Black Women’s Equal Pay Day in 2017 (black women only make 64 cents for every dollar paid to white men)

August 26, 2018 – National Women’s Equality Day

September 25, 2017 – Native American’s Equal Pay Day in 2017

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

October 11thEleanor Roosevelt’s Birthday

November 2, 2017 – Latino Equal Pay DayThis is the date that symbolizes how far into 2017 Latino women must work to earn what men earned in 2016.

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

November 26, 1881American Association of University Women was founded