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Welcome to the Alameda, California Branch of AAUW!



American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and supporters, 1,000 branches, and 800 college/university institution partners.

For 130 years, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political. Our commitment to our mission is reflected in all aspects of our work.

AAUW’s Mission
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

AAUW’s Value Promise
By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.

American Muslims: Fact vs. Fiction

AAUW Alameda & AAUW Oakland Piedmont join with the College of Alameda in presenting a program on:


  • Screening of the 2015 Film American Muslims: Fact vs. Fiction.

  • Panel discussion with moderator Sameena Usman, from the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR).

  • Panel: Members of the Muslim Community, experts on Islam, and representatives from the College of Alameda Muslim Students Association.

  • Followed by Q & A.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016  12:15-1:30 p.m.


555 Ralph Appezzato Parkway, Building F

Alameda, CA 94501

Please make sure to register in advance at:


Cinema Club

AAUW Cinema Club is open to members and spouses or partners of members. We see a movie at the Alameda Theatre & Cineplex Sunday afternoon, followed by refreshments and conversation at Tucker’s Ice Cream or happy hour refreshments at Cinema Grill.  We vote on the film to attend the week before, when the schedule comes out. To get on the email distribution to vote, contact Kevis Brownson, or use the form on the Activities Page . We meet at the Alameda Theatre October through June; summer events are sometimes scheduled at nearby East Bay theaters such as the Piedmont, the Grand Lake, or theaters in Berkeley.

Museum Group

The Museum Group meets on the third Thursday of each month from September through June. We go to various museums in the Bay Area to see the latest art shows. Included most years are the de Young, Palace of the Legion of Honor, Cantor at Stanford, Asian Art, MOMA and Oakland Museums. The carpool meets at Ross’ parking lot at South Shore to leave at 9:30 a.m. sharp. We have lunch at the museum and return between 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. Interested persons may contact Judy Sparks, Barbara Ihling, or Marlis White.