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IMD 2018: Hyperconnected Museums

5/18/2018
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Join Lexi and Tiffany to discuss what ‘hyperconnected museums’ are and how you can foster greater well-being in museums and your life! A celebration for International Museums Day 2018.

Duration:00:13:49

Girls in the Slave Trade

2/20/2018
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Elizabeth Boyle takes us on an exploration of girls’ experiences during the Atlantic Slave Trade, showing us why we know so little and yet how much we can discover from what we do know.

Young Girl Artists

12/14/2017
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At Girl Museum, we have made a commitment to celebrating young girls - in both the past and the present. This means that we usually celebrate historical and social topics, but today we’d like to turn to something that museums are traditionally known for: art. There are so many young girls and women who are using art to make an impact on the world. With the advent of social media, many of these girls have taken to platforms like Instagram and Tumblr to share, celebrate, and utilize their...

Duration:00:16:10

Girls in the Russian Revolution

11/15/2017
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This year marks 100 years since the Russian Revolution of 1917. A lot has happened since the years leading up to the Russian Revolution, and girls have been there through every change along the way. Join our Educator Advisor, Hillary Hanel, to explore the girlhood experiences of Zoya Smirnova, Nelly Ptashkina, and Regina Pachter.

Duration:00:11:32

Ancient Girls of Assyria and Babylon

4/15/2017
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What was life like for a girl in ancient Mesopotamia? Journey with us to discover the lives of girls during the Sumerian, Babylonian, and Assyrian periods in celebration of our latest exhibition, Ancient Girls.

Duration:00:22:32

Women in Music

2/28/2017
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Who said, “I hate silence, when it is time to speak”? The answer awaits in our latest podcast, which delves into the lives of six incredible women in music history. These women didn’t just make awesome music - they proved that women could do anything and left a lasting influence on our musical heritage. #ShePersisted barely scratches the surface when talking about these women!

Duration:00:28:17

Girls in Astronomy

1/30/2017
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Chelsea and Tiffany take an in depth look at six women who greatly impacted the fields of astronomy and space exploration. Join them to discover how women paved the way for some of the greatest discoveries and achievements of the twentieth century.

Duration:00:18:00

Jacqueline Wilson

1/14/2017
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Join us to explore the life and works of children’s author Jacqueline Wilson, as told by one of her biggest fans - Junior Girl Emily Chandler!

Duration:00:16:04

Sneak Peek of 52

12/15/2016
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It’s sneak peek time! Discover three amazing stories upcoming in our first exhibition of 2017 - 52. 52 explores fifty-two objects from museum collections that showcase unique stories about what it has meant - and still means - to be a girl.

Duration:00:13:07

News Roundup - November 2016

11/27/2016
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Tiffany rounds up the latest girl news from around the globe, including: - What the US elections mean for women; - New campaigns to combat gender-based violence; - First steps for female senators, CoverGirls, and others; - New inventions that could radic

Duration:00:24:06

Tales of Warrior Women

11/12/2016
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Join Sarah Raine to discover the tales of Warrior Women from history, myth, and religion as we celebrate the launch of our latest exhibit, Warrior Princess. Sarah also discusses the importance of storytelling, and how these stories influence girls today.

Duration:00:19:20

News Roundup - October 2016

10/30/2016
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Join us for the latest girl-related news from around the world, including a special announcement about our latest fundraiser and how you can get these limited edition Girl Power shirts!

Duration:00:18:53

IDG 2016: Girls in Museums

10/10/2016
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Join our Junior Girls to explore how girls are represented in museums across Europe and the United States, in celebration of International Day of the Girl 2016. Museums reviewed include the Confluence Museum, Hands on History in Hull, The British Museum, Georgian House in Edinburgh, Museo Picasso, the Museum of Brands, Packaging, and Advertising, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and the Michigan Women’s Hall of Fame.

Duration:00:39:32

News Roundup for September 2016

9/30/2016
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Join us as we round up the latest girl-related news for the month of September. Stories include updates on #BringBackOurGirls, new legislation on women’s rights, details on the rise of acid attacks against young girls, the Kung Fu nuns, and many incredible girls making strides in STEM and various competitions.

Duration:00:20:23

Gazed and Confused: Five Awesome Female Artists

9/16/2016
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Celebrate the launch of our latest exhibit, Gazed and Confused, with a special look at the stories behind five of the most influential and ground-breaking female artists of all time. Join us to discover the stories of Guan Daosheng, Frida Kahlo, Georgia O’Keefe, Mary Cassatt, and Rosa Bonheur.

Duration:00:17:55

August 2016 News Roundup

8/30/2016
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We round up the latest girl-related news for the month of August, including: - firsts for women at the 2016 Olympics; - updates on child marriage laws and incidents; - discussions of the Burkini Ban in France; and - incredible girls impacting their communities.

Duration:00:10:27

Warrior Princesses in Pop Culture

8/15/2016
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What do Cleopatra, Sailor Moon, Eowyn, Buffy, and Wonder Woman have in common? Find out as we explore the lives and legacies of these incredible pop culture heroines…and give you a sneak peek at our final exhibition for 2016!

Duration:00:18:40

News Roundup - July 2016

7/31/2016
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Tiffany Rhoades rounds up the latest girl news from around the globe. This month, many major legal reforms have positively impacted girls and girls’ rights in the US, UK, Gambia, and Tanzania. Additionally, new programs continue to advance girls’ welfare in Morocco, and we cover the outcry over the recent murder of young Qandeel Baloch in Pakistan.

Duration:00:12:38

Kindertransport

7/10/2016
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Journey with us to World War II to discover the lives - and heartbreak - of the Kindertransport. Full script included below. —-more—- Today we will be looking at the Girls who travelled with the Kindertransport of WWII. So firstly what was the Kindertransport? Kindertransport means “Children’s transport” in German and it was the mass movement of young children, mainly Jewish, out of Germany and occupied or threatened lands to safer countries, primarily Great Britain. After...

Duration:00:17:13

June 2016 News Roundup

6/28/2016
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Tiffany rounds up the latest girl-related news from around the globe. Discussions on the United State of Women, Education Cannot Wait fund, a new female artist at the Met, ISIS’s ongoing genocide, FGM, child marriage, and several amazing protests in support of women and girls. See below for full show notes. —-more—- First up this month, the United States held its first-ever United State of Women summit, which aimed to rally together advocates of gender equality and highlight what the...

Duration:00:15:41