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Help Girls Access clubGEN! Your Donation Will Make A Difference

On April 24th, 2014 by Staff
Did you know that three-fourths of girls with low self-esteem engage in negative activities, such as disordered eating, bullying, smoking, or drinking? Fortunately, each week, GENaustin’s clubGEN after school program creates a…
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New Study Says Impact of Bullying Can Last Decades

On April 21st, 2014 by Staff
    A study published this week in the American Journal of Psychiatry suggests that the negative impact of bullying can follow a person into early adulthood and even into middle age.  According to NPR, "Researchers…
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Hays County Women Unite for Girls

On April 4th, 2014 by Ami
On April 3rd, GENaustin hosted our first get together for women in Hays County interested in learning more about what we do and assisting with our expansion into Hays County. It was…
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An Interview with Gracie and Laurie about ClubGEN

On March 21st, 2014 by Staff
Gracie and her mom, Laurie, kindly agreed to share their experiences with clubGEN with us. Thanks, Gracie and Laurie! Gracie: What do you think is the best part about clubGEN? Even though…
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Lean In Launches a ‘Ban Bossy’ Campaign for Girls

On March 11th, 2014 by Staff
 The Girls Leadership Institute and Lean In have joined forces in a new campaign to encourage girls to be leaders called "Ban Bossy."  As GENaustin has talked about before on this blog,…
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#GENuineBeautyIs Success!

On March 4th, 2014 by Blair Stirek
What makes you, your best friend, a stranger on the street, your sister, or anyone else genuinely beautiful? Is it the energy you feel when they walk into a room or perhaps…
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Career Week at clubGEN was Awesome!

On March 2nd, 2014 by Staff
Thank you to all of the amazing women who came out and shared their wisdom and experiences with clubGEN girls at Career Week. During Career Week, women from all over the community…
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GENaustin is a Wearable Hope Featured Campaign This Week! Get Your T-Shirts Now!

On February 25th, 2014 by Staff
From February 25th to March 3rd, GENaustin is the featured campaign for Wearable Hope. They've designed two awesome t-shirts for us. When you buy one, not only do you get an awesome…
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Redefining Girly: An Interview with Melissa Wardy

On February 16th, 2014 by Staff
    Melissa Atkins Wardy is the founder of Pigtail Pals and Ballcap Buddies, an amazing online resource for parents seeking to empower their daughters. Her new book Redefining Girly addresses an…
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Finally, an Alternative to Clichéd Stock Photos

On February 12th, 2014 by Staff
Goodbye, women laughing alone with salad.  Leanin.org has taken on a new project which will hopefully banish some of the worse examples of stock photography from news stories about women. They've decided…
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