Drexel University Partners With TechGirlz To Launch New Game Design Program For WomenWhile the class may look like your average computer class, the girls participating are actually testing a game design curriculum for schools and students nationwide.
Wing Bowl 23 Tickets On Sale Beginning TuesdayWing Bowl 23 tickets go on sale Tuesday, December 9th at 9:00am.
Study: Delay The Dreaded Middle School YearsNew research suggests delaying middle school might help girls remain free of body image issues until at least <em>slightly </em>later in life.
Dad Doing Chores Influences Daughter's Career AmbitionsA recent study finds fathers who perform an equal share of household chores were more likely to have daughters who aspired to less traditional feminine occupations.
Do Daughters Cause Divorce? Not So Fast, Researchers SayIf studies done in recent years are any indication, the answer might appear to be yes – research shows that marriages that produce firstborn daughters are statistically more likely to end in divorce – but the real question is, why?
Local Students Show Their Support For Missing Nigerian Girls At a prayer service they join the call to bring back the 267 girls, pulled from their beds in a boarding school by Islamic militants.
Philadelphia Man Charged In Sex Trafficking ConspiracyPolice charged 43-year-old Adrian Palmer, of Philadelphia, is charged by Indictment, with conspiring in the sex trafficking of girls under the age of 18.
Sleep Habits Affect Cognitive Ability In Some ChildrenBy the time kids reach seven, not having a regular bedtime may affect cognition; girls with regular bedtimes scored eight or nine times more than those who did not.
Top Contenders Among 'Outstanding Comedy Series' Emmy NomineesThe Emmy race for Outstanding Comedy Series is a tight one this year, but it's likely to come down to The Big Bang Theory, 30 Rock, and Louie for the top honor. Which show will Emmy voters choose for the prize?
Retailer Pulls Controversial T-shirt From Shelves After Inciting Social Media FirestormThe girl’s shirt reads, “My Best Subjects” at the top and has boxes checked off next to the words “Shopping,” “Music” and “Dancing.” A box next to the word “Math” is left blank, with the phrase “Well, nobody’s perfect” underneath.
Online Series ‘House Of Cards’ Makes Emmy HistoryNetflix’s “House of Cards” made Emmy history Thursday with a top drama series nomination, the first time that television’s leading awards have recognized a program delivered online as equal in quality to the best that TV has to offer.
Judge To Decide If Girl Can Remain On Boys Hockey TeamA New Hampshire judge is expected to decide whether a high school junior can continue to play on the boys' varsity ice hockey team now that her school has formed a girls' team.