AAUW > Presidents Bookshelf

AAUW State College established the Presidents’ Bookshelf with Schlow Library to recognize the service of former branch presidents. In collaboration with the outgoing president, Schlow selects a book in her area of interest to be added to the collection. 

Be sure to borrow these selections from our past presidents:

2005 – 2009 – Jeanne Bullers Weber:  A History of Fashion and Costume. Early America, vol. 4 by Paige Weber

2007 – 2011 – Talat Azhar:  The Obama syndrome: Surrender at home, war abroad by Tariq Ali

2010 – 2013 – Candace Davison:  Rocket girl: The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America’s First Female Rocket Scientist by George D. Morgan

2011 – 2015 – Charlene Harrison:  The Only Woman in the Room: Why Science is Still a Boys’ Club by Eileen Pollack

2013 – 2017 – Billie Willits:  She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World by Chelsea Clinton

2015 – 2017 – Alison Franklin: Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women by Catherine Thinmesh

2017 – 2019 – Victoria Sanchez: Crazy Brave: A Memoir by Joy Harjo (Her memoir/autobiography), Sister Nations: Native American Women Writers on Community ed. by Heid E. Erdrich and Laura Tohe, Words like Thunder by Lois Beardslee