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Letter to The Aegis | May 21, 2013
On Monday, May 6, the Harford Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) held its fourth annual Food Fight, bringing together four chefs from around the region to compete in a cooking competition - one wherein each chef prepared, in one hour's time, an appetizer and entree from a basket of secret ingredients. For the first time, the event took place at the Vandiver Inn in Havre de Grace, where Susan, the inn's chef, offered her own version of the secret ingredients for viewers to purchase and enjoy.
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Letter to The Aegis | May 21, 2013
On Monday, May 6, the Harford Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) held its fourth annual Food Fight, bringing together four chefs from around the region to compete in a cooking competition - one wherein each chef prepared, in one hour's time, an appetizer and entree from a basket of secret ingredients. For the first time, the event took place at the Vandiver Inn in Havre de Grace, where Susan, the inn's chef, offered her own version of the secret ingredients for viewers to purchase and enjoy.
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September 7, 2011
The American Association of University Women will be discussed "The Changing Face of Harford County" at 7 p.m. Sept. 12 in the Chesapeake Center dining room at Harford Community College. Bring a non-perishable item for the Harford Food Bank. 410-838-4073.
NEWS
April 11, 2010
A fashion show fundraiser will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. April 24 at Vantage House, 5400 Vantage Point Road. The event will raise money for scholarships given by the Howard County American Association of University Women to two community college students who are going on to a four-year college or university. Tickets are $15. Tickets and information: 410-381-7076.
NEWS
March 3, 1999
A $1,500 scholarship is being offered to a female student from Anne Arundel Community College by the Severna Park branch of the American Association of University Women. Scholarship applicants must be eligible for junior standing at an accredited college or university.Students must apply by April 12. Interviews will be conducted in April. The Transfer Scholarship Award winner will be notified by May 3.The recipient must plan to attain a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution, have a scholastic average of at least 3.2, and demonstrate good citizenship and financial need.
NEWS
September 4, 1997
Lucy Somerville Howorth,102, a lawyer and longtime fighter for women's rights, died Aug. 23 in Cleveland, Miss. Mrs. Howorth was a pioneer in the women's movement, breaking ground in her Mississippi and becoming a major political player in Washington.In 1961, she was named adviser to the President's Commission on the Status of Women. She joined the forerunner of the American Association of University Women in 1918. She was among the first female appointees by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the Board of Veterans Appeals.
NEWS
August 28, 1991
Augustine W. Pounds, a senior associate with the American Council onEducation in Washington, D.C., and administrator at Iowa State University, has been named vice president and dean for student services atAnne Arundel Community College.Pounds' appointment to succeed the late Anthony V. Pappas Jr. concludes a national search conducted bythe college during the last three months.Pounds, a Silver Spring resident, is responsible for a full rangeof student services on and off campus. They include academic advising, admissions, financial aid, minority and foreign students, records,veteran affairs and more.
NEWS
September 6, 1992
Brown is elected AAUW vice presidentAnne Brown of Bel Air has been elected state program vice president for the American Association of University Women.In her new position, Ms. Brown will be responsible for coordinating conference and convention programs for the state organization. Her term runs through June 30, 1994.Ms. Brown is a graduate of Penn State University and a commissioner for the Harford County Commission for Women.She works as a district aide for Del. Mary Louise Preis and is also active with church, PTA groups and advisory boards.
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By NEW YORK TIMES NEWS SERVICE | January 25, 2006
WASHINGTON -- A quarter of college students have been touched or grabbed against their will, or someone has intentionally brushed up against them in a sexual way on campus, according to a national survey released here yesterday. The survey by the American Association of University Women, "Drawing the Line: Sexual Harassment on Campus," found that: One in six students had received suggestive pictures, Web pages or messages. 7 percent had had their clothes pulled down. 5 percent were asked for sexual favors in exchange for a better grade, class notes, a recommendation or other perks.
NEWS
December 14, 2008
The American Association of University Women will meet at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 10 at Clyde's Restaurant in Columbia. The group will discuss the book We Are Our Mothers' Daughters by Cokie Roberts. Current and prospective members are invited to attend. Information: jenniferingram@comcast.net or 410-740-4276. Army Field Band The U.S. Army Field Band will perform a saxophone recital at 3 p.m. today in the ballroom of Historic Oakland, 5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia. The program is free, but seats should be reserved: 410-730-4744.
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