Welcome to the Birmingham Branch of AAUW!

March Luncheon

WEDNESDAY, March 11, 2020 

General Meeting and Luncheon

Heathers Club of Bloomfield Hills

900 Upper Scotsborough Way

Bloomfield Hills   48304

Meet and Greet – 11:30 am

Luncheon – Noon

Cash bar, no valet parking

Program: Christine Tvaroha, Bloomfield Township Senior Center

Ms. Tvaroha will explain all of the enrichment, social, and travel programs that are available to seniors in and around Bloomfield Township.

 THE RESERVATION DEADLINE – Wednesday, March 4

Please send $28 per person, with your check payable to, “AAUW

Birmingham Branch”, as well as program-only reservations to:

Nancy O’Connor, 3220 Vinsetta Blvd., Royal Oak, 48073, nancyaoconnor1101@gmail.com

248-259-4196

Sorry no refunds

 

Birmingham AAUW Centennial Luncheon

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Forest Lake Country Club

AAUW Centennial Luncheon

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LEVEL UP – MARCH 27, 2020

CAREER EXPLORATION AND ADVANCEMENT

LEVEL UP – EDUCATION, JOBS & CAREERS

Level Up Poster – March

Oakland Community College, Royal Oak Campus

This conference is for people who want to enter/re-enter the work place and for those who are employed or under-employed and desiring a change or improvement in their career. The day will be hosted by the Birmingham and Farmington AAUW Branches along with Oakland Community College and a grant from The Village Club.

Attendees will have the opportunity to attend two breakout sessions following the Keynote Speech by Nicole Jennings of Oakland Community College. The breakout sessions will offer help with Adult Education and GED requirements; financial aid and the application process; and resumes, interviewing strategies and career assessment.

 

 

February Newsletter

Feb 2020 bulletin 

EXPLORATHON 2020

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, 2020

7:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Cranbrook Kingswood Middle School for Girls Grades 8* – 12 ONLY *8th Grade enrollment limited to the first 100 students! $15 / per person Workshops – Keynote Speaker –  Lunch

Presented by AAUW Birmingham Branch & AAUW Birmingham Branch Foundation, Inc.

With support from Ford Motor Company Fund

Cranbrook Schools & Cranbrook Institute of Science

Detroit Public TV
EXPLORATHON 2020
In the race to the future, AAUW wants to help your students be prepared! Explorathon helps students develop STEM [Science, Technology, Engineering & Math] literacy.  During the day each student will participate in three hands-on workshops presented by dynamic women in a variety of STEM fields.  Explorathon prepares and inspires girls by giving them role models and by showcasing state-of-the-art careers for women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Registration forms are available on the website:  birmingham-mi.aauw.net  Space is very limited—Register early!

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Bus Subsidies and Scholarships Available Scholarships and bus subsidies are supported by a grant from the Ford Motor Company Fund.   Financial support will be awarded based on  documented need and benefit to participants.   Apply by January 10, 2020 Funds are limited.

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SAVE THE DATES

Friday, Jan. 10th  Financial Support Applications Due

Wed., Jan. 15th  Financial Support Awards Announced

Wed.  Feb. 12th  Scholarships  & Bus  Subsidy Registrations Due

Friday, Feb. 28th  All Other Registrations Due Wednesday,

March 18th Explorathon 2020

 

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Upcoming Dates to Remember  

Feb 19, 2020   Girls’ AFTERNOON OUT 2-6pm Grand Tavern, Troy

Feb 25, 2020   AAUW Michigan redistricting Webinar

Feb 25, 2020   Volunteer opportunity – Forgotten Harvest

Mar 17, 2020   Set up for Explorathon

Mar 18, 2020    Explorathon

Mar 27, 2020    Level Up Conference: OCC, Royal Oak

Apr 8, 2020    Annual Meeting at the Village Club

May 13, 2020   Branch Centennial Celebration at Forest Lake Country Club

May 15-16, 2020  AAUW Michigan State Convention – Midland

May 27-30, 2020   NCCWSL

May 29, 2020  Study Interest Group Leaders/Board Reception, Doyle Center

June 3, 2020   Board Meeting, Doyle Center (Note – it’s one week early)

June 19-20, 2020   Midwest Regional AAUW Convention, Moline, Illinois

 

LIST OF RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SERVICES

DIRECTORY OF RECOMMENDED SERVICES September 2019 (2)

Gerrie Barclay named 2019 AAUW Birmingham Branch

Diversity Champion

 

Photo taken at Diversity Champion Breakfast.  Front Row: l to r – Susan McKinnon, Gerrie Barclay, Joe Zacaria.  Back Row: l to r – Carol Pyke, Diane Rouse, Linda Schnorbus, Rosalie Rishavy, Joan Black, Carolyn Lowe, Sally Doty.  Read about her accomplishments in the June Bulletin by clicking on the link below. Thank you for your service, Gerrie!