Gold Award Project Increases Interest in STEM

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Did you know that 81% of all high school girls are interested in pursuing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) careers, but only 13% say it is their first choice, with about half of all girls believing that STEM isn’t a typical career path for girls? (Generation STEM: What Girls Say about Science, Technology, Engineering, […]

National Debater Helps Others Find Their Voice

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  Kate Carroll isn’t your average 18-year-old girl. How many teenagers do you know who read the newspaper every day or watch C-SPAN for hours on end? Not many—if you’re asking us. This self-proclaimed nerd is far from average. While at Wayzata High School, Kate accomplished many things, including being Vice President of her class, […]

2014 Girl Scout Silver & Gold Award Ceremonies

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In 2014, 434 amazing young women from Girl Scouts River Valleys earned their Girl Scout Silver or Gold Award, representing more than 23,000 hours served in their local and global communities. To earn the Girl Scout Silver and Gold Awards, girls must first complete pre-requisites where they discover new skills, connect with others, and take […]

Gold Award Scout Wins in Robotics Competition

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Madeleine Logeais, a Gold Award Scout from Roseville and student at Visitation School, won the prestigious Dean’s List Award at the international FIRST® Robotics World Competition in St. Louis on April 26. She is one of ten students out of the 68,000 students participating in the program, to receive the award. It is the first time […]