Latest Girl Scouts of the USA Stories

2011-08-18 09:22:00

ATLANTA, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When is the best time to send email? It is a question marketers are constantly contemplating. Silverpop(TM), the only provider of a scalable, integrated email marketing and marketing automation platform provides an answer with its Send Time Optimization feature by sending email messages at the time each recipient is most likely to be checking his or her inbox. By using this feature The Girl Scouts of the USA experienced a 10 percent increase in...

2011-07-13 12:10:00

Join Girl Scouts of the USA to Support Media Literacy and Positive Images of Women WASHINGTON, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC), Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin (D- WI), and Geena Davis, Academy Award winning actor and founder of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, campaigned in support of the Healthy Media for Youth Act. Joined by teen Girl Scouts, the group outlined the bill, introduced by Hagan and Baldwin, which would improve media literacy...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.