Tag Archives: Tweens

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

Girl Power: Save the Date!

Imagination Station is hosting its 3rd annual Girl Power STEM Career Day on February 11 for girls in grades 3-8 to explore science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. There will be a chance for girls to ask challenging questions, engage in interesting discussion and have fun while exploring all these fields have to offer. Imagination

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,

Science Super Stars: SUA STEM Team in Two Contests

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. At St. Ursula Academy,  it also stands for hard work and creativity as STEM students enter projects in two competitions. One, a robotics contest at BGSU, requires students to design and build a robot to modernize farming, then present their work to a panel of judges. The

TSA Student earns a Perfect Score on the ACT

Elizabeth Bostleman, senior from The Toledo School for the Arts has plenty of reason to celebrate after taking the ACT. She got a perfect score of 36. Only .06% of those who take the exam score this high. “I think Toledo School for the Art’s family atmosphere really allowed me to learn,” said Elizabeth. She