Welcome to the Humboldt, CA Branch of AAUW!

Next Branch Meeting:

Saturday, May 5, 2018

11:00 Social

11:30 Buffet luncheon

Cost:  $35.00

12:00 Annual Meeting

12:30  Speaker: Dr. Jen Maguire
“Exploring Homelessness, Housing Stability, and Food Security in The California State University System

Ingomar Club: 143 M Street, Eureka

Join AAUW!  Learn about how we empower women and girls and join one our many interest groups. Our branch meets on the first Saturday of each month at various locations around Humboldt County. A Campus satellite branch holds more informal meetings and promotes networking among faculty, students, and community members to meet AAUW’s goals.  Follow the above links for more information.

March 2018 – Women’s History Tea

AAUW to Honor Carol Kinser and Felicia Oldfather at March History Tea

Carol Kinser – History Tea Honoree

Felicia Oldfather – History Tea Honoree


Geography Bees Winners

South Bay: Principal Mr. Storts, Winner Ethan Alburo, Runners-up Elijah Contreras Velasco and Salma Awward.


Zane Middle School: Runner-up Oliver Christensen, Teacher Zachary Lehner, Winner Issac Young, Runner-up Jacob Taylor.

Alice Birney: Judge Georgeanne Fulstone-Pucillo, Winner Victor Fuentes, Moderator David Fogel, and Judge Patti Guentes.


Washington School: Winner Sage Nord, Runner-ups Mahak Mehmood and Casandra Anne Hardin.

February 2018


Molly Cate, our speaker, tells us about “behind the veil.”

Jane Woodward, our International Chair, introduces Molly Cate.









Dorothy Skjonsby reminds members about Teck Trek.

Eleanor Gayner teaches the Branch some emergency preparedness tips.

President Nancy Kay.


CCC student, Patricia Jimenez Sauceio, describes the goals of the CCC.















December 2017 – Holiday Gala and Scholarship Raffle

Gala Committee

Scholarship recipients and Scholarship Committee

Scholarship winners

Nancy Dean was a big winner.

Connie Stewart and scholarship recipient.

November 2017

HSU students and Erin Sullivan, their advisor, attend the November Branch meeting.

Maggie Gainer teaches the Branch about Zero Waste.










October 2017

October meeting: Sofia Pereira explains to the Branch why women should run for public office.

HSU student Rena Accetta, AAUW member, Alex Stillman, and speaker, Sofia Pereira at the October meeting.











September 2017


Suzann Simpson explains the benefits of locally grown food.









August 2017

Richard Kimball and VOTE SMART

AAUW and the League of Women Voters invited Richard Kimball, President of VOTE SMART, to Humboldt County.  See Mr. Kimball’s full presentation about why facts matter, and the reasons behind political intolerance.   Most importantly, learn how we can fight back.