Career Girls In The News

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  • Founder of Career Girls Helps Young Women Kickstart STEM Career

    March 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 Website

    Author: Amaris Jones
    June 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,, the company announced today. The online platform is re-designed to…

  • How Career Girls Helps Young Women Imagine What’s Possible – Client Spotlight

    Author: Jason Tom, Preferred Banking Office Assistant Manager, First Republic Bank
    June 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 School

    Author: KMIR Reporter Max Rodriguez
    May 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…