The Association of Marquette University Women seeks to promote the interests of Marquette's past, present and future women to link them in a common endeavor. AMUW provides opportunities for service with peers and strives to enhance women's educational and cultural opportunities. For more information on how to become involved with club activities, please contact AMUW president Kathy Cavalco, Eng '86.
Want to learn how the AMUW got its start? Read a brief history.
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The AMUW Scholarship was established in 1991 by the AMUW Board of Directors, providing outstanding Marquette women who demonstrate financial need with a gift of $2,500 each for their senior year. Please visit the online application page for complete eligibility criteria and application requirements.
AMUW Ignatian Leadership Award
Established in 1991 by AMUW to honor Saint Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus, this honorary award recognizes a graduating Marquette University senior woman who excels academically, has demonstrated leadership skills, and volunteered her services to the Marquette and Milwaukee (or her hometown) communities. AMUW invites Marquette faculty and staff to nominate senior women who are deserving of this honor. Find the student application here.
The Mary Neville Bielefeld Award
Established in 1965, the Mary Neville Bielefeld Award is presented each spring to an alumna who has demonstrated outstanding loyalty to the ideals of Marquette. Nominate a fellow alumna.
AMUW Chair in Humanistic Studies
Established in 1963, the AMUW Chair in Humanistic Studies brings distinguished women scholars to Marquette to teach, lecture and interact with students.
2013-2014 AMUW Officers
Kathy Cavalco, Eng '86, President
Maria Bougie, Bus Ad '84, Treasurer
Erin Kogler, Grad '05, Secretary
Lindsay Gonzalez, Alumni Engagement and Outreach