Inspiring Girls to become Innovators through the Girl Scout Gold Award

By Megan Rogers, 2018 Gold Award Girl Scout For my Gold Award, I organized and implemented a week-long workshop for high school girls in Wake County for my Girl Scout Gold Award to expose the girls to engineering and confront the STEM gender disparity. This 150-hour project marked a period of personal growth as it … Continue reading Inspiring Girls to become Innovators through the Girl Scout Gold Award

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42 New Badges for Girl Scouts!

Calling all adventure-seekers, STEM-lovers, and change-makers! Girl Scouts is always looking to provide girls with exciting new opportunities to learn about themselves and the world around them. This year, we are introducing 42 new badges and one new Journey that will allow Girl Scouts of all levels to explore different areas in STEM and the … Continue reading 42 New Badges for Girl Scouts!

STEM in the Great Outdoors!

Spring is here, Girl Scouts, and we cannot stop thinking about all the adventures waiting for us outside! Girl Scouts are inquisitive, always pushing boundaries and learning about the world around them through experimentation - both in the classroom and outdoors. So, we’re unleashing STEM into the wilderness – and we’re challenging you to find … Continue reading STEM in the Great Outdoors!

Highlights from TechnoQuest 2019

By Caraline Malloy. Girl Scout Ambassador, Girl Member of the Council Board, and Media Girl If you deeply admire talented, intelligent women like Marie Curie, Martha Chase, Edith Clark or Alexa Canady, TechnoQuest is the event for you! TechnoQuest is an amazing event where Girl Scouts from near and far are able to experience what it is … Continue reading Highlights from TechnoQuest 2019

2019 Resolutions for Girl Scouts

Happy New Year, Girl Scouts! We cannot wait to see how you unleash your inner G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) this year by trying new things, stepping outside your comfort zone, and discovering passions! And the best news? As a Girl Scout, you have an incredible support system to cheer you on the entire way, … Continue reading 2019 Resolutions for Girl Scouts

Innovators, Unite! TechnoQuest 2018

According to the Girl Scout Research Institute (GSRI), 77% of girls say that because of Girl Scouts, they are considering a career in technology. Why, do you ask? Easy! Because Girl Scouts provides girls with a supportive all-girl environment  where they feel comfortable learning by doing, making mistakes, and being themselves! Twice a year, we … Continue reading Innovators, Unite! TechnoQuest 2018