The American Association of University Women (AAUW) empowers women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Our nonpartisan, nonprofit organization has more than 170,000 members and supporters across the United States, as well as 1,000 local branches and 800 college and university partners. Since AAUW’s founding in 1881, our members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political.
AAUW West Suburban is located in the western suburbs of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Our organization comprises a membership of more than 140 active and involved women. We participate in activities that further AAUW goals: equity for all women and girls, lifelong education and positive societal change. Our branch members find abundant opportunities for mental stimulation, personal growth, fun and friendship through branch meetings and a variety of study and interest groups.
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.
AAUW’s Value Promise
By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.
All meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at the Sunset Playhouse Studio Theatre, 800 Elm Grove Road, Elm Grove, Wisconsin. beginning at 7 p.m. with a half-hour social. Program to follow at 7:30 unless otherwise stated. Prospective members and guests are welcome to attend.
Membership is open to those who hold a recognized two-year Associate, Bachelor’s, or higher degree from an accredited college or university. Undergraduate students who do not old a Bachelor’s or Associate degree may join as affiliates.
2014-15 Branch Officers
|VP Membership Co-Chair
|VP Membership Co-Chair
Appointed Committee Chairs
|College Liaison||Mitzi Dearborn|
|Pearls for Girls||Marge Willms|
|Entertainment Books||Shirley Zauner|
|Fundraising||National AAUW – All Members|
|LAF – Deb Wolff|
|Local Scholarships – All Members|
|Hospitality/Chili Supper Co-Chairs||Virg Nickels
|Newsletter||Editor – Sue Barron|
|Layout Editor – Sue Wille|
|Distribution – Sue Wille, Marjorie Pagel|
|Public Policy||Elizabeth Coppola|
|Rep. to Women’s Court & Civic||Barbara Noonan|
|“Shares”/Local Scholarships||Alice White|
|Strategic Plan||Phyllis Casey|
|Style Show Co-Chairs||Carol Dadaian
|Tea Co-Chairs||Carol Dadaian|
|Webpage Editor||Marjorie Pagel|