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GDCA2018: Science Rocks

This week our girls explored a variety of scientific and technical fields from oceanography to physics and participated in hands-on projects led by many female scientists from our community. We traveled to the Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies (COAPS),...

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Local Candidates Respond to Issues Affecting Women & Girls

Fourteen candidates running for various local offices responded to a request by the Oasis Center for Women & Girls for position statements on issues affecting women and girls. The unedited information is offered to the public as an educational resource. Oasis does not...

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GCDA2018: Animal Expedition

This week was all about animals! The girls met a variety of critters, including rats, snakes, service dogs, and horses. The girls also met many women that work in a variety of animal-related professions such as veterinarians, those who use pets to help others through...

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GDCA2018: Girls Mean Business Week 2

Planning and production was in full swing this week for the creation of the campers very own business! The second week of our two-week business camp session involved executing the final aspects of planning a business, and our campers worked closely with business...

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GDCA2018: Girls Mean Business Week 1

Together the girls have been planning and creating their own business! The first week of our two-week business camp session has involved learning the initial components of starting and running a company, including public relations, product design, marketing,...

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GDCA2018: I Heart Art!

During "I Heart Art!" week, the girls explored different kinds of arts, including dance, painting, music, and more! Campers spent time with local female artists, learned more about the artistic journey, and embraced their own strengths and creativity. The week...

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GDCA2018: Girls Can Build Anything!

Campers engaged in hands-on experiences throughout this week. The girls learned to draw and construct models with local architects and engineers. There were several opportunities to put building skills to the test, including completing a service project with the...

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GDCA2018: Adventures of a Girl!

Girls tapped into their adventurous sides during our second week of camp. Our campers experienced many thrills this week, including a trip to FSU's Reservation, learning about roller derby with the Tallahassee RollerGirls, volunteering with Second Harvest, and...

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GDCA2018: Girls to the Rescue!

Our first week of "Girls Can Do Anything!" summer camp started off strong with girls learning ways to make a difference and save a life! Our campers met with professionals who help keep others safe, spending time with women in public safety fields such as...

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