Posts Tagged ‘Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas’

Capital One Marks 10 Years in Plano With Grants, STEM Education & a Look at the Future

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Capital One celebrated the 10th anniversary of its regional headquarters in Plano by awarding grants to 10 nonprofits and having dynamic speakers talk about empowering the next generation of engineers and scientists through education.

Peter Diamandis talked about the power …

ColorComm Dallas Joining in National Service Day

Posted by Heather Noel

The Dallas chapter of ColorComm will participate in the communications industry group’s first national day of service in observance of Women’s History Month.

This Saturday, the women professionals of color in communications, advertising, media, and marketing will partner with the …

Dallas Female Entrepreneurs Got Their Start With the Girl Scout Cookie Program

Posted by Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas

The Girl Scout Cookie Program has sparked the careers of millions of female entrepreneurs over the past 100 years.

When asked, more than half — 57 percent, to be exact — of Girl Scout alumnae in business fields credit the

Girl Scout Summer Camp Introduces Young Women to Pharmaceutical Careers

Posted by Mallory Houser

Fifteen-year-old Celeste Wang and 16-year-old Victoria Taylor aren’t afraid of a little competition from their fellow male classmates, especially when it comes to subjects like math and science.

“I actually like that more, the competitive nature,” Wang said. “I’m like, …

Girl Scouts Team Up With RoughRiders For STEM Learning

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

More than 1,000 girl scouts learned the science of baseball at the Frisco RoughRiders’ Dr Pepper Ballpark Saturday.

The second annual Covering the Bases of STEM program encourages students to pursue science, technology, engineering, and math education.

From the kinetic …

Girl Scouts Get Financial Boost for South Dallas STEM Camp

Posted by Heather Noel

Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas has received $11.5 million in financing to continue transforming South Dallas’ Camp Whispering Cedars into a living laboratory for science, technology, engineering, and math education. 

Capital One gave $2 million in federal New Markets Tax …

Girl Scouts’ Dallas Camp Refocuses on STEM Education

Posted by Heather Noel

GIRL SCOUTS’ STEM CAMP IN SOUTHWEST DALLAS HOLDS FIRST PROGRAMMING


The moment had arrived.

A group of Girl Scouts gathered around a roller coaster track fashioned from polyethylene foam. One girl held a marble at the top of the track …