Blogs: Teens

  • Girls Who Code and Treehousebinary data

    More than 75% of girls show interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) careers; however, as of today, only about 0.3% of girls are pursuing a career in computer science. Without the necessary opportunities to be educated in such a heavily male-dominated field, girls are less likely to pursue career in STEM fields. However, Girls Who Code is an organization aiming to give these girls the opportunities to part of this amazing field and pursue careers in technology and engineering.
    Posted by: Enna Penglin on Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 3:20 PM | Comments: 0
  • Women in Pop Culture

    March madness can wait, what can't wait is celebrating Women's History month! And what better way to appreciate women, who by the way should be appreciated everyday, is to spotlight some of the most influential women in Pop Culture! From animated characters to supernatural superheroes, these women are definitely worth your respect.
    Posted by: Enna Penglin on Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 2:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • Insurgent Movie: Was It True to the Book?Cover of Insurgent Book

    Warning: This review contains spoilers from both the book and the movie.
    Posted by: Alyssa Mendoza on Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 1:39 PM | Comments: 2
  • The DUFF: Book v. MovieThe Duff cover

    The DUFF (2010) is a popular teen novel written by, then 19-year-old, Kody Keplinger.  For those not familiar with the term DUFF, D.U.F.F.
    Posted by: Amelia Vander Heide on Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 6:00 PM | Comments: 1
  • Smash! Pow! Snikkt! New Comics in the Library!Captain Marvel

    Posted by: Kurt Eilrich on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 2:15 PM | Comments: 1