STEM Passion Leads to Hollywood

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Andrea’s love of hands-on activities started early in her Girl Scout journey. Throughout the years, her passion for figuring out how things work sparked her interest in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) career. As a high school senior and wanting to learn as much as possible about women in STEM careers, Andrea entered […]

Horse Camp Through the Eyes of a Nine-Year-Old

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Nine-year-old Grace captured her feelings about camp, homesickness, and the thrill of riding a horse in an essay for school. She attended a six-day horse camp at Camp Northwoods and is already counting down the days until she can go again. Moments like the one Grace shares in her story happen everywhere at camp. Here […]

Robotics Camp Empowers Girls

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Ten-year-old Olivia has short hair and glasses, a thoughtful demeanor and strong opinions about music. She likes Neon Trees, an alternative rock band, but unlike other girls her age, she has no love for boy bands or Taylor Swift. An only child, Olivia tends to act a little older than she looks, and she knows […]

Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds

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Katie has always been passionate about the outdoors, but was never really a bird-watcher. That changed when she embarked on her Girl Scout Gold Award project last year. For the project, she organized volunteers to build houses for bluebirds, who are often crowded out of their natural habitat by house sparrows. Katie’s project marked the […]