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Welcome to the Tyler, Texas Branch of AAUW!

TX7077_AAUW_hiresWe are located in Tyler, Texas, the Rose Capital of the World!  We have been a branch since 1931 and we continue to give back to our community in many exciting ways!  We invite you to explore our website for more information about what we do and we hope that you might even consider joining us!  You can also learn of upcoming events by joining us on facebook.

Since the first meeting in 1881, the American Association of University Women has been a catalyst for change and improving women’s lives.  Today, AAUW boasts more than 170,000 members and supporters – women and men of different generations, races, and political affiliations.  With 1,000 branches and 800 college and university partners, AAUW members across the country contribute to a more promising future for women and girls.

AAUW Work Smart Tri Delta Alumnae- Tyler

Sat, June 8, 2019
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM CDT

First Christian Church
4202 South Broadway Avenue
Christian Life Center
Tyler, TX 75701

Click here to register on eventbrite.

Women working full time in the United States typically are paid just 80 percent of what men are paid, a gap of 20 percent — and it’s even wider for black women, Latinas, and Native women.

Attend this salary negotiation workshop to learn how to confidently and successfully negotiate your salary and benefits packages. In this workshop, you’ll gain confidence in your negotiation style through facilitated discussion and role-playing and learn

  • How to identify and articulate your personal value
  • How to develop an arsenal of persuasive responses and other strategies to use when negotiating
  • How to conduct objective market research to benchmark a target salary and benefits
  • About the wage gap, including its long-term consequences

You will also have an opportunity to practice your negotiation.

This workshop is sponsored by:

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June Events

What is so rare as a day (off) in June?

June 8     Work Smart workshop 9-12 First Christian Church – Check our Facebook page to register today! Light breakfast included with $10 registration to be paid at the door.

June 9     Picture for new membership brochure! We’d love to have everyone in the shot. 
3 p.m.  First Christian Church main building. Wear blue and/or green if you think of it.
Board Orientation to follow picture taking.  3:30-5:30

June 10    L.O.T.E. 6 p.m., Montez Creekside Kitchen, Whitehouse

June 18    Board Games Interest Group meets at 6:30 at Boards & Bites

June 20     Evening Book Group 6:30 Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

Remember, the new branch year begins July 1.  Please pay your dues before that date if you have not already.

Questions?  Contact jackielit@hotmail.com

Salad Supper – May 23rd

Salad Supper

AAUW-Tyler’s annual salad supper and installation of the 2019-2020 officers is Thursday, May 23rd at 4:00 p.m. at the historic Tyler Woman’s Building. Tours of the newly renovated building will be from 4-5 and the meeting from 5-7. Members are asked to bring a salad of  your choice and current Executive Board officers will bring a dessert

PLEASE RSVP by Monday May 20 to Jackie Littleton.

Board Games Interest Group

Our next outing of the Board Games Group is on Tuesday, June 11th at Boards & Bites located in the Green Acres Shopping Center (next to Dollar General). We’ll start at 6:30. $15.00 total cost for our group lets us play games as long as we want. Boards & Bites has hundreds of games to choose from for all ages and interests. They have sandwiches and other food to order if you haven’t had a chance to eat dinner before coming out. Cost of game playing is determined by number attending. Cost of food/beverage is on your own.

Our next outing will be the 3rd Tuesday in June.

Contact: Mary Lynn Smith


Evening Book Club usually meets the 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m.

May 16th – “The Last Painting of Sara de Vos” by Dominic Smith

For a complete list of books, dates and times, please visit the Evening Book Club page. For more information contact Sue Lander at soonersue@sbcglobal.net


Daytime book club next meets

May 22 Everyone Brave Is by Chris Cleave

Daytime book club meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. To see the complete list of books, dates and times, visit our Daytime Book Club page.

For location or more information contact Marilyn Wills at mgdesertwills@gmail.com



May 13th – Villa Montez

Please RSVP to Andie if you’d like to attend.

LOTE meets the second Monday of each month. For more information or to sign up, please contact Andie Rathbone at andie.rathbone.66@gmail.com.

For a full list of restaurants and dates, please visit the LOTE page.