Reflections on the 2014 We Are Girls Conference

On December 8th, 2014 by Ami
This blog post is a guest post by one of our high school leaders, Georgia Hernandez. Georgia is a senior at the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders. This past November, she…
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What Interning at GENaustin Has Taught Me: Insight from Fall 2014 Interns

On December 4th, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
This semester, GENaustin opened its doors to four ambitious, dedicated, and driven interns devoted to changing girls’ lives. With the year coming to an end, the interns have shared what the experience…
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GENaustin Gratitudes

On December 1st, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
This holiday season, GENaustin staff wants to share a few of the things that we’re thankful for:   The thousands of girls whose voices guide our programs to be successful and relevant.…
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Inspiring Interview: Violeta America Rosales

On November 20th, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
  Contributed by: Karen Gaytán   If I have learned one thing about women leaders, it is that resilience, drive and compassion can fuel you to reach even the goals that seem…
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Meet Jamie and Minahil from the Andi Leadership Institute for Young Women!

On November 11th, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
Excitement is escalating as the 7th Annual Statewide We Are Girls Conference approaches. November 15th will be filled with tons of learning and laughter as girls explore issues such as bullying, body…
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#WomanCrushWednesday – Inspiring Women in the Community: Victoria Ochoa

On October 22nd, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
  Contributed by: Karen Gaytán   At GENaustin, we are deeply inspired by individuals that serve as leaders in their communities. Particularly, we admire girls and women that have a relentless drive…
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8 Ways to Educate and Engage Boys in the Movement for Girls Empowerment

On October 7th, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
Contributed by: Janelle Lim   The mission of GENaustin is to support and guide girls to make wise choices as they navigate the unique pressures of girlhood; however, we realize the valuable…
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#WomanCrushWednesday – Inspiring Women in the Community: Gloria De Leon

On October 1st, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
  Contributed by: Karen Gaytán   Leadership in the community is deeply inspiring and incredibly powerful. Here at GENaustin we like to recognize women that are doing amazing things, not only for themselves,…
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Girl Power: The Importance of Girl-Only Spaces

On September 24th, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
Contributed by: Karen Gaytán   In the developmental years of adolescence, boys and girls go through significant biological and social changes that guide them into adulthood. In an effort to keep students healthy…
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Global Girlhood: Moving Towards Justice

On September 8th, 2014 by Brittany Yelverton
Contributed by: Jené Shepherd     With the UK hosting the first ever Girl Summit in London this past summer, girlhood issues are being put front and center on the global stage.…
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