Our speaker for January, Rachel Bernhard, is a Ph.D. candidate in political science who studies how voters evaluate female candidates. Her current work focuses on the impact of voter stereotypes on female candidates’ success, the structural challenges women face in running for office, and the professional paths women take into office. She teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on political methodology, political psychology, and American politics.
Prior to graduate school, Rachel served as the interim executive director of Los Médicos Voladores, a small public health non-profit, and as associate director of advancement at The Athenian School, a Bay Area independent school. She graduated from Dartmouth College in 2009 with a B.A. in government and a B.A. in classical studies and received her M.A. in political science from Berkeley in 2014.
Saturday, January 14, 2017
11:30 am Social, 12:00 pm Lunch, 12:30 pm Speaker
2424 Lincoln Avenue, Alameda
Entrees (To be served family style)
- Grilled Bratwurst served on a bed of Sauerkraut
- Organic Herb Chicken with White Wine Butter Sauce
- Spätzle baked with Caramelized Onion & European Cheese Blend – vegetarian
- Sides are Grilled Broccoli and Braised Red Cabbage
- Lunch includes a combination salad – Cucumber Salad, Red Beet Salad, Carrot Salad, Cabbage Salad and Dessert – Apple Strudel with Whipped Cream. Also coffee or tea.
Price is $35 .
Since the menu is served family style you do not need to make a menu choice when ordering.
Reservations– by January 10:
Mail a check made out to AAUW-Alameda Branch to:
Mary Ann Rose, 933 Shoreline Dr, #306, Alameda, CA 94501,
Reserve and pay online using your PayPal account or your credit card. You do not need a PayPal account to use this method. There will be a $1.50 handling fee for each reservation made online.