Group of Women

Partners and Affiliations

National Women's Studies Association (NWSA)

The UAH Women's and Gender Studies program is affiliated with the National Women's Studies Association, founded in 1977 as a professional organization committed to promoting the study of women and gender.

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

The American Association of University Women promotes equity for women and girls through its many activities, fellowships, and programs.

AAUW-Huntsville Branch

The Huntsville Branch of AAUW partners with UAH Women's and Gender Studies on many events and activities that promote equity for women and girls, including sponsoring one or more UAH students to attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) sponsored by AAUW and held in College Park, MD, each summer.

Women's Economic Development Council (WEDC)

The WEDC in Huntsville promotes the economic development of women through mentoring and networking and also provides scholarships and mentoring for economically disadvantaged women pursuing higher education in North Alabama.