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The Rise of the Smart Girl

Over the past few years I’ve become increasingly aware of a positive shift in how women are perceived within pop culture, on social networking and within society as a whole. 841 more words

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Best Tech Events This Week: Smart Girls, Amazon AWS Summit, Raincheck Party, Women 2.0 and More

This is a guest post from Gary Sharma (aka “The Guy with the Red Tie”), founder and CEO of GarysGuide and proud owner of a whole bunch of black suits, white shirts and, at last count, over 40 red ties. 1,249 more words

The beauty myth... Lunacy over loveliness.

There’s been a bit of a fuss in the media lately about telling young girls that they’re beautiful.

The assumption seems to be that little ladies aren’t smart enough to believe more than one thing at a time. 347 more words

Ode to Periods, or How Women's Blood is Holy

From Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls Facebook feed–a must for everyone–, slam poet Dominique Christina takes a “dummy” on Twitter to task for dumping his girl friend because her period started while they were having sex. 67 more words

Smart Girlz Read

How precious is the mind of young lady? In order to enrich one’s community you have to consider that community’s most valuable resource and prioritize its flourishing.

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Raising Smart, Confident Daughters and The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart

I think there are a lot of mothers out there who will agree with this statement: Raising girls is hard work. I mean, being a woman is hard enough. 806 more words

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Everything is "Made with Code" - Google it!

Who has seen Google’s new site for their organization “Made with Code?

Google believes in girls like YOU (yes, you) so much that they’ve invested $50 MILLION into the organization to get you pumped up about coding, technology, computer science and innovation. 57 more words

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