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Career Girls Launches STEM Program for Girls in RwandaJune 20, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO (June 17, 2019) – Career Girls – a non-profit organization that provides young girls with real, professional women role models and career exploration tools with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) – announced today the launch of its Career Girls Mobile…
Career Girls Reaches 7.5 Million Page View MilestoneJune 14, 2019
Career Girls is a United States based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing a free noncommercial video platform to amplify the stories of positive female role models and provide girls of all income levels and ethnic backgrounds an inspirational “real world” context to their academic studies.
Career Girls is a…
Career Girls First Quarter 2019 NewsletterApril 20, 2019
The Career Girls Corner: How Linda Calhoun is Turning Community into OpportunityApril 19, 2019
Career Girls, a nonprofit organization founded by Linda Calhoun in 1996, is committed to helping girls around the world reach their potential and discover their path to empowerment.
On their website, re-launching today at careergirls.org, over 10,000 videos of more than 500 women role models of diverse backgrounds, ages and…
This Latina NASA Engineer Shares How Community Helps When Pursuing A STEM CareerApril 19, 2019
Jessica Marquez has always reached for the limitless. As a child her personal mission to find a world beyond her own looked like wanting to be an astronaut. Now, 11 years into a career at NASA, it looks like helping facilitate space exploration as a Human Systems Engineer and Research…
Founder of Career Girls Helps Young Women Kickstart STEM CareerMarch 4, 2019
In a study created by Microsoft and Dr. Shalini Kesar, Associate Professor Department of Computer Science and Information Systems at Southern Utah University, young girls are more likely to explore STEM careers when they see successful women representation.
“Girls and young women have a hard time picturing themselves in STEM…
Career Girls Launches New WebsiteJune 24, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO (June 25, 2018) – Career Girls – a non-profit organization committed to providing young girls with the educational tools and support they need to achieve their professional aspirations – flipped the switch on its new-and-improved website, Careergirls.org, the company announced today. The online platform is re-designed to…
How Career Girls Helps Young Women Imagine What’s Possible – Client SpotlightJune 15, 2018
The epiphany that would serve as the genesis of Career Girls — an online hub connecting young women to a library of video interviews with female role models and other educational resources — struck founder and executive producer Linda Calhoun while working as a consultant in the then…
Career Girls Invites Young Women to Reach Professional Goals at Palm Desert High SchoolMay 22, 2018
The future zoologists, broadcasters and chefs got together at Palm Desert High School to talk about professional goals during the second annual “Career Girls” event.
Career Girls is a non-profit that hosts events around the country to empower young women to pursue their dream job, and…