Girl Scouts Visit Historically Black Colleges


This week we welcomed back 28 high school Girl Scouts who have returned from North Carolina, where they visited five public and private historically black colleges and universities. On their trip they had an opportunity to interview with admissions counselors and apply for these schools as well as visit several significant sites of the civil rights movement. Many of the students will […]

Girl Scouts ConnectZ College Tour

ConnectZ Girls at Century College

With so many higher education institutions in Minnesota, choosing the right place after high school can be a tough decision for students. Girl Scouts ConnectZ is making the decision easier for many high school Girl Scouts by planning college tours at schools like St. Catherine University, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Century College, Augsburg Collge and […]

New Research Affirms Lifetime Benefit of Girl Scouting


New York, N.Y. — According to a new Girl Scout Research Institute report, Girl Scouting Works: The Alumnae Impact Study, women who were Girl Scouts as children display significantly more positive life outcomes than non-Girl Scout alumnae. Approximately one in every two adult women (49%) in the U.S. has at some point been a member […]

Campus Life – Sunday, April 10

See what college life has to offer you! Step onto the Minnesota State Univiersity campus in Mankato for a full tour led by college students. The tour includes the student union, dorms, arenas, library, and education buildings. You will also play a game of bowling or shoot some pool. Grades 9-12 Saturday, April 10 1-4 […]

Available Scholarship for High School Juniors

$2,500 College Scholarship Available Through United Way Greater Twin Cities United Way is accepting applications for the Juliet Evans Nelson Scholarship. The $2,500 scholarship will be awarded by Greater Twin Cities United Way and the Nelson family to an outstanding youth volunteer. Qualified applicants must be high school juniors for the 2010-2011 school year and […]