FAIRFAX, Va.-NCUA Employee Development Specialist Ruth Bennetthas taken her interest in women's issues to the small screen.Outside the halls of NCUA's Alexandria, Va.-headquarters, Bennettcan be found either watching a video monitor or in front of thecamera as producer of On the Go with AAUW. The show, which isassociated with the local chapter of the American Association ofUniversity Women, airs three times a month on Fairfax Public Accesstelevision. In her 13 years as a producer, Bennett has doneapproximately 140 shows on topics ranging from women's issues toeducation to the arts. One of her most recent shows was entitled“Hostile Hallways,” about harassment of students in schools.Another involved representatives from an organization called MenCan Stop Rape. Even in this volunteer position, she had to undergotraining to be certified as a producer. The position requires herto coordinate studio time and reserve a time slot on the televisionstation among other things. She has also stepped in as a moderatoron a number of the talk-show-style programs. Guests come from allsectors, including singers, actors, and authors. In December, afemale military colonel came on the show to describe herexperiences in Iraq. Bennett said she got involved simply bystopping in an AAUW meeting in 1988 and liked what she heard. “Theywork for equity for women and girls, particularly in education,”she explained. She added that AAUW's education foundation is one ofthe largest granters of scholarships for women. The group also hasa legal advocacy fund for issues like pay [email protected]

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