Welcome to AAUW of South Carolina

Laura Burcin, President of AAUW of South Carolina

Welcome to the American Association of University Women (AAUW) of South Carolina website. I hope you’ll find valuable information on this site along with links to other branches and AAUW – all to keep you up to date on doings in AAUW. We welcome your help in advancing the mission of our organization. AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. With close to 200 members and 10 active branches throughout the state, along with more than 300 Members-At-Large, we are able to further this mission and bring equity to the women and girls in our communities.   AAUW SC has branches in: Aiken, Beaufort, Charleston, Denmark, Due West, Gaffney, Greater Columbia, Greenville, Myrtle Beach, Rock Hill and a virtual SC state branch.  For more than 130 years AAUW keeps working towards equity for women and girls in education, economic security, civil rights, and Title IX issues. At both the state and local level, we partner with organizations such as the League of Women Voters, the SC School Improvement Council, the SC Women Lawyers Association, the Friends of Education, the Leadership Institute at Columbia College, Womens Rights and Empowerment Network, the SC Progressive Network and other  groups who are working to improve the lives of all our citizens. I’d love to hear from you – just drop me a line at BurcinL08@verizon.net

South Carolina AAUW Annual Meeting
April 9, 2022  9:30 – 2:00

9:30 – 10:00    Registration & Welcome

10:00 – 10:30  Election of President & Finance – In person & Zoom voting

10:30 – 11:00  Sherry East, SCEA Lobbyist

11:00 – 11:30  Public Policy Updates

11:30 – 12:00  Gloria Blackwell, AAUW CEO

12:00 – 12:30  Lunch

12:30 – 2:00    Dr. Marie Gibbs, Penn Center History, Museum Tour

2:00 – 2:30      Wrapup

Register to attend in person or to join via Zoom invitation.


The mission of AAUW is to advance gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy.  To fulfill our mission, SC AAUW has developed a strategic plan. Click here to review the SC Strategic Plan

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