National Resources

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

The American Association of University Women, officially founded in 1881, is a non-profit organization that advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research.

American Council on Education (ACE) Women’s Network

The ACE Women's Network facilitates the networking of women interested in pursuing leadership opportunities in higher education. A four-part structure facilitates these connections, allows for sharing of best practices, particularly at the ACE Women’s Network Leadership Conference, and enables local leadership training by the state networks.​

Gender Advocacy and Inclusion Network (GAIN) in Higher Education

The mission of GAIN is to facilitate meaningful connection, personal growth, professional advancement, and systemic change for all women/non-binary/transgender individuals in higher education in the Pacific Northwest Region.

Hispanic Outlook on Education Magazine

The Hispanic Outlook on Education (HO) is a national monthly magazine that provides education news, innovations, networking, resources and the latest trends impacting students from kindergarten through graduate school all while maintaining a unique Hispanic perspective. 

National Organization for Women (NOW)

As the grassroots arm of the women’s movement, the National Organization for Women is dedicated to its multi-issue and multi-strategy approach to women’s rights, and is the largest organization of feminist grassroots activists in the United States.


Founded in 1973, PFLAG is the nation's first and largest organization dedicated to supporting, educating, and advocating for LGBTQ+ people and those who love them.

US Department of Labor: Women's Bureau

The Women’s Bureau champions policies and standards that safeguard the interests of working women, advocates for the equality and economic security of women and their families, and promotes quality work environments.