Category Archives: Young Women’s Leadership Network

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How We’re Celebrating #DayoftheGirl This Week

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We’ve celebrated every single United Nations’ International Day of the Girl, ever since it was created in 2012. That year, our first Campus Leadership Summit was held with 30-some attendees in New York City. One of our campus presidents, Lindsay Continue reading

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Campers Make Connections at Home and Abroad

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Keeping the theme of “Global Awareness” in mind, intern Kara Goldstein and I took a field trip to The Young Women’s Leadership School for our final workshop with the TYWLS Explorers. We started the day off with an interactive ice Continue reading


First Day at @ExplorersTYWLS Summer Camp!

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With magazines, poster board, and surveys in tow, I, alongside fellow summer intern Ali Dulman and She’s the First founder Tammy Tibbetts, were ready for our first day of camp…Explorers Camp, that is. What is Explorers Camp and what is Continue reading

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@ExplorersTYWLS Camp Ends with Bead Making for Fundraiser

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Camp has come to an end and She’s the First is left with lots of new friends, tons of amazing photos, and some great ideas for the future. Every day that we spent with the TYWLS Explorers was wonderful, but Continue reading


@ExplorersTYWLS Take On Bryant Park, Part II!

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It was another great day in the city for the @ExplorersTYWLS girls! Shortly after lunch on July 17th, we rounded up the explorers in Bryant Park to let them in on their latest challenge. But of course, we couldn’t start the Continue reading


Look What @ExplorersTYWLS Did in Bryant Park!

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Since camp began five days ago, the @ExplorersTYWLS have been tweeting away (check out our Storify to see how great they’re doing!) So for today’s workshop, we decided to give them a  little break from pure social media and let Continue reading

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@ExplorersTYWLS Camp: Tumblr Training with Nanette Lepore!

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On day two of @ExplorersTYWLS camp, we invited the 15 campers who had volunteered to be editors for the Tumblr Blog to come to She’s the First HQ for an hour long training session. Tammy taught the Explorers how important it Continue reading

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What Happened on Our First Day at @ExplorersTYWLS Camp!

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Flash back! It seemed as if I were back at school for the first day all over again. As nervous and excited girls crowded the elevator, we had already started off on the right note as one of our youngest Continue reading


#STFSummer: Introducing You to @ExplorersTYWLS

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Hi friends! How’s your #STFSummer going? I’m excited to tell you about a special part of ours and introduce a new Twitter handle you should know: @ExplorersTYWLS. It’ll be powered by 140 teen girls from NYC who are going to make Continue reading