Special Dates

AAUW Events

April 14, 2020 – Equal Pay Day Recognition

April 17-19, 2018 AAUW of Oregon & Washington Convention at the Heathman Lodge in Vancouver, WA

June 2020 – Tech Trek Central Oregon

Special Dates

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

February 14thState of Oregon’s Birthday 

March 8, 2020 – International Women’s Day 

March 31, 2020 – Equal Pay DayThis is the date that symbolizes how far into 2020 women must work to earn what white men earned in 2019.

June 10, 2020 – The 57th Anniversary of the enactment of the Equal Pay Act

June 23, 2020 – The 48th Anniversary of Title IX, the federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in federally funded educational programs.

July 2, 2020 – 56th 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 22, 2019 – Black Women’s Equal Pay Day in 2018 (black women only make 64 cents for every dollar paid to white men)

August 26, 2020 – National Women’s Equality Day

September 23, 2019 – Native American’s Equal Pay Day in 2018

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

October 11thEleanor Roosevelt’s Birthday

November 20, 2019 – Latino Equal Pay DayThis is the date that symbolizes how far into 2018 Latino women must work to earn what white men earned in 2017.

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

November 26, 1881American Association of University Women was founded