LWV School Board forums

July 22, 2010 by · Leave a Comment
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The League of Women Voters is holding forums for School Board Candidates tonight at the RCTC Heintz Center at 6:30PM. Learn more about the candidates and decide who you want to vote for in the Aug 10 Primary Election!

162th anniversary of Seneca Falls Convention

July 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment
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Today is the 162th anniversary of the Seneca Falls Convention, the first convention in the United States dedicated to women’s rights. On July 19, more than 300 women and men joined together in Seneca Falls, NY in protest of the political, economic and social discrimination faced by women. The attendees of the convention, championed by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott, signed a Declaration of Sentiments which listed several resolutions for women’s equality, including the right to vote.

Celebrating AAUW 2

July 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment
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Here is the 2nd AAUW song by the Stairwells!

AAUW Lollipop

Chorus:

Lollipop, Lollipop, oh, lolli, lolli, lolli
Lollipop, Lollipop, oh, lolli, lolli, lolli
Lolliopop, Lollipop, oh, lolli, lolli, lolli
Lollipop!

A-A..U-W, we think you’re grand,
You’ve helped so many girls throughout the land,
Promoting programs, giving all a chance,
It’s education you enhance (You’ll get a …

Repeat chorus

Founded in Ro… chester in 1919, When-some-
College women wanted to meet,
Friendship and learning, that’s why they convened,
But being advocates … made their mission complete,

Repeat chorus

Advocating equity has been your aim,
So many helpful changes you can claim,
The future looks more promising, because of you,
Thanks for all the good you do. (You’ll get a ….)

Repeat chorus.