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Really Rad Rachel
Media darling Rachel Muir and her nonprofit Girlstart earn the Dewey Winburne Community Service Award.
"...It is 4:30pm on a Thursday at Girlstart, and the girls are playing a game. The game..."

March 1, 2002 Screens Feature by Sarah Hepola

Best Effort On The Behalf Of Girls
Girlstart Tech Center
"...Rachael Muir created Girlstart to encourage girls to take an interest in math..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

Youth STEM Program
"...daughter. I can't say enough about how valuable the Girlstart experience has been." – Tiffany Garza..."

May 14, 2021 Best of Austin Feature

Youth STEM Program
Girlstart STEM Center
"..."Girlstart has a great variety of events exposing girls to..."

Nov. 8, 2019 Best of Austin Feature

Best Nonprofit Group
Girlstart Tech Center
"...doing it for themselves. Since its inception in 1997, Girlstart (formerly known as Smartgrrls) has worked to empower girls..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

TV Eye
So what's snapped Belinda Acosta's bra strap this week? It's the announcement that the Wonderful World of Disney will remake Brian's Song.
" an Angel Network Austinite and executive director of Girlstart Rachel Muir was a recent recipient of a $100,000..."

May 4, 2001 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Naked City
GirlStart, formerly SmartGrrls, opens the first-ever Girls Technology Center in West Campus.
"...welcome everyone to a new chapter in technology," shouted Girlstart founder and all-around-cool-gal Rachel Muir. "We're breaking down a..."

March 31, 2000 News Feature by Sarah Hepola

Big Ideas Behind Tiny Town
High school students use STEM skills to create a miniature wonderland at Zilker
"...and excited by science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Girlstart Executive Director Tamara Hud­gins stressed the importance of such..."

Dec. 19, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Wish List
Give 'Til It Helps, Part 2
"...809-7799. GIRLSTART TECH CENTER..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Features Feature

Give 'Til It Helps, Part 2
Here's Part 2 of our list, now check it twice and give to do good!

Dec. 23, 2011 Features Feature by Kate X Messer

Wish List
We've made your list, now check it twice and give to do good!

Dec. 16, 2011 Features Feature by Kate X Messer

11 Ongoing Events and Activities for Austin Kids
Local orgs and museums offer virtual and IRL options
"...Girlstart Starry Nights at Home..."

April 5, 2021 Events Post by Katherine McNevins

Austin Family & Kids' Activities in the Time of Coronavirus
Get creative and cure cabin fever
"...basically a virtual storytime at the library! YouTube channel Girlstart STEM at Home..."

March 16, 2020 Events Post by Katherine McNevins

2001 Kids' Summer Fun Guide
"...GIRLSTART TECHNOLOGY CENTER Girls rule! Especially when they are encouraged..."

May 4, 2001 Features Feature

2000 Kids Summer Fun Guide
"...GIRLSTART TECHNOLOGY CENTER offers a welcomed and much-needed alternative to..."

May 5, 2000 Features Feature

Public Notice
PN takes you through the final weeks of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and looks ahead to events on the public service horizon.
"...Time for some sister-to-sister bonding between mothers and daughters. Girlstart, Austin's snappy nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting science, technology,..."

Oct. 27, 2000 Column by Kate X Messer

How Austin Restaurants Are Leading the Trump Era Resistance
Economically culture-jamming the new administration
" the nonprofit beneficiaries, which have to date included Girlstart, Planned Parenthood, and GirlForward, which supports refugee youth in..."

Feb. 10, 2017 Food Feature by Melanie Haupt

"...on Educational Excellence for Hispanics has named local non­profit Girlstart a "Bright Spot" in the field. Girlstart, which has..."

Sept. 18, 2015 News Feature

VIA 313: Defining Pizza, Designing Detroit
Marc English and the Hunt Brothers conjure some real Motor City magic
"...brains behind identities for the Austin Film Society and Girlstart, the man who’s responsible for the way a sizeable..."

June 29, 2015 Design Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Help Spredfast make a tangible difference with just a click.
"...Girlstart provides year-round education programs in STEM (science, technology, engineering..."

Dec. 12, 2014 Events Post by Tamar Price

The Tesla Project: A Celebration of All Things Tesla
Sure to be the most current event this weekend
"...event for all ages, but any donations will benefit GirlStart – a nonprofit that helps support young women pursuing..."

July 4, 2014 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

We Think This Is a Great Way to Celebrate Earth Day
Because science!
"...Maker Faire and Austin Astronomical Society and Dorkbot and Girlstart and Little Herds and BiomimicryTX and more to present..."

April 22, 2014 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

2005 Kids Summer Camps
An annotated list of several places where kids could be going this summer to enjoy physically and mentally invigorating activities
"...GIRLSTART CAMP Does your little girl love math, science, or..."

April 29, 2005 Features Feature

After a Fashion
Did that gal on the local news crew DHOH? With so many great stylists in Austin: why, why, why??? And guess who was seen at Starlite again?
"...of Hoopla's clients include Meringue Design, Red Frame Productions, Girlstart, Alliance Abroad Group, among many others. Ahhh ... a..."

Feb. 14, 2003 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Best Mover & Shaker And Best Visionary
Sen. Kirk Watson
"...For the first anniversary celebration of Girlstart (a nonprofit technology center for school-age girls) this spring,..."

Oct. 5, 2001 Best of Austin Feature

We're sorry you feel that way.
"...Dear GirlStart and Austin Chronicle:..."

Oct. 6, 2000 Column

Best Role Model For Smart Girls
Rachel Muir
"...Thank heavens, then, for Rachel Muir, the founder of Girlstart, a company that encourages girls in math, science, technology..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

Life's Enriched Pageant
Good design, like good air, helps you breathe a little easier, and here are a few Austinites who are helping us all breathe easier through their work as graphic designers.
"...-- and he's working on new identity systems for GirlStart and the Austin Film Society, not to mention hammering..."

Sept. 8, 2000 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

10 of Austin's Best Halloween and Día de los Muertos Parties and Events for 2019
These haunted listings won't be here long
" Halloween celebration. Join the museum in partnership with Girlstart for cosmic hands-on STEM fun for the whole family...."

Oct. 16, 2019 Events Post

East Austin Studio Tour: Who Is Marc English?
That question will be answered, vividly, and pretty much in full
"...Harry Ransom Center, Austin Film Society, Salvage Vanguard Theatre, Girlstart, Troublemaker Studios, Sun Microsystems, the big and the small,..."

Nov. 6, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

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