February, 2012 | Girls Empowerment Network

Amazing Girl Highlight: Vallerie, Chess Extraordinare

On February 29th, 2012 by Staff
  Petra Stumpf, a 26-year-old Peace Corp Volunteer working in the Philippines, and hailing from Jonesboro, Georgia, came across GENaustin while searching for youth empowerment materials to inform her work. Her primary…
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Calling All Girls: Submit Your Superhero Artwork!

On February 21st, 2012 by Staff
Girls: We need your help! The team behind WONDER WOMEN! THE UNTOLD STORY OF AMERICAN SUPERHEROINES, a 2012 SXSW Film Festival premiere, will host a community event benefitting GENaustin on Sunday, March 11,…
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Women Are Still Not Being Represented in the Media

On February 17th, 2012 by Staff
  The Women’s Media Center released their annual report about the representation of women in the media, which revealed that in every aspect of the media, women are not being represented. Some…
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Closing the “Confidence Gap” for Girls

On February 13th, 2012 by Staff
  It is a well known, (if often unacknowledged) fact that in our society there still exists a significant gap in the number of women compared to men in the fields of…
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