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Back to School STEM Saturday

Back To School STEM Saturday by Girlstart Kick off the school year at Girlstart’s Back to School STEM Saturday! Get excited about science, technology, engineering, and…

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Stay Sharp

These six Austin startups engage kids in learning opportunities outside the classroom. By Abigail Rosenthal It’s officially August, a time when kids of all ages and…

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The Next Bill Nye

University of Texas chemistry professor Kate Biberdorf is exciting students with her explosive science presentations. By Rachel Roscoe, Photos by Dustin Meyer In Kate Biberdorf’s office…

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Women in Numbers

Facts and figures on females throughout the world. By Amanda Pinney $1,500 More That’s how much more money, on average, women owe upon completion of a…

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In the Pilot’s Seat

As the president of Huston-Tillotson University, Colette Pierce Burnette is in pursuit of what makes her happiest: fulfilling her destiny as an educator by building an…

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Fit for First

A STEM supporter and the former CEO of Marathon Kids, Christine Pollei counts on exercise to help clear her head. By Gretchen M. Sanders Christine Pollei…

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Growing Gains

As the new CEO of the Boys & Girls Club of the Austin area, Misti Potter has big ambitions for the 50-year-old organization. By Sarah Holcomb,…

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Pedal Power

After losing family members and a mentor to cancer, 19-year-old Geena May joined the Texas 4000 cycling team because of its strong emphasis on philanthropy. This…