Tag Archives: Tweens – Feature

St. Ursula STEM Team is National Winner

The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) club members at St. Ursula Academy were rewarded for the hard work on their Save the Soil project, selected as a winner in the Lexus Eco Challenge Challenge 1 Water and Land. There were 16 high school awards—two from each of the four sections of the country, and

Bands4Change presents: Kesha

She’s still in high school, but Maumee Valley Country Day School student Maya Dayal knows how to get things done. The senior started a company called Bands4Change, which creates fundraising concerts to raise awareness of local and global social issues and raise money for charities to address those issues. Bands4Change donates 100% of profits from

First-ever Girl Scout Trail comes to Holland

The first nationally recognized Girl Scout hiking trail opened recently in our neck of the woods! The mile-long Juliette Gordon Low trail, planned by Girl Scout Ambassador Ellie Leonard to commemorate the founder of the Girl Scouts, was celebrated October 29 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and inaugural walk at West Winds Metropark in Holland. Leonard,

Money talk for tweens

It’s all about the future generation. They will run this country and, hopefully, if we teach them right, they will run it well. Fifth Third Bank is trying to make a difference through their L.I.F.E. (Lives Improved through Financial Empowerment®) programs— available for all ages at no cost in the hopes of inspiring people to