Elise M. Girl Reporter After a recent trip to Comic Con in Long Beach, California, I’ve been inspired to read quite a few comics and graphic novels that I discovered at the convention. One of my personal favorites was “Olive and the Underworld”. I was fortunate enough to meet the both the writer and the artist behind the work, Emily Felt and Laura West. … Continue reading Girl Report | Power in Imagination
Sofia S. Girl Reporter This past Wednesday March 8, was International Women’s Day. It is a worldwide day that is celebrated all over the world to promote the cultural and political rights for women everywhere. Although girls have achieved and fulfilled many obstacles in life, we still continue to accomplish more! On February 28, 1909, IWD was first celebrated in the United States, … Continue reading Girl Report | Women’s History Month
This great video pays tribute to a few,”intelligent, gritty and brave women made major contributions to the study of previously little-understood territory.” In other words, let’s take a look at some noteworthy female explorers in this animated video by Courtney Stephens and animation by Lizzi Akana.
Earlier this year, January 3, 2013, history was made for women and Girl Scouts everywhere when five new female leaders were inaugurated into the United States Senate! That brought the total number of female Senators to 20, the largest proportion in history. Of the 20 women now serving in the Senate, 14, or 70 percent, are Girl Scout alumnae. In response, the Chief Executive Officer … Continue reading Women senators for the 113th Congress, 70 percent are Girl Scout alumnae! Who are these women?