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Boy Scouts of America Announces Extension of Innovative STEM Pilot Program to Encourage Youth to Explore STEM as a Future Career

The STEM Scouts program is designed to appeal to youths’ natural curiosity while giving them hands-on STEM experience in a fun environment  Irving, Texas (April 15, 2015) – The Boy Scouts … Continue reading Boy Scouts of America Announces Extension of Innovative STEM Pilot Program to Encourage Youth to Explore STEM as a Future Career

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Celebrating Distinguished Eagle Scout Jim Lovell on Apollo 13 Anniversary

Tomorrow marks the 35th anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission and a brave Eagle’s ascension into space. Not only does the BSA celebrate this momentous event in history, we also … Continue reading Celebrating Distinguished Eagle Scout Jim Lovell on Apollo 13 Anniversary

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Troop Leader Ensures Food Safety In and Out of Scouting

Who better to teach Scouts about food safety than a leader who inspects food processing plants for a living? That’s exactly the caliber of training troop leader Steven Soderborg, Jr., offers his Scouts … Continue reading Troop Leader Ensures Food Safety In and Out of Scouting

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Scouting Goes Mobile with the Acquisition of Scoutbook

Irving, Texas (April 9, 2015) –The BSA achieved a key milestone in its effort to expand its presence in the digital space with the acquisition of Scoutbook, a web application … Continue reading Scouting Goes Mobile with the Acquisition of Scoutbook

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Six Battle of Normandy Veterans Honored in Michigan

Troop 377 presented six Battle of Normandy veterans ranging from Private First Class to Lieutenant with medals commemorating the 70th anniversary of the battle. These American Heroes include a duo … Continue reading Six Battle of Normandy Veterans Honored in Michigan

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Life Scout Thinks Fast to Save Eagle Scout

Scouts striving for Eagle, or adult Scouts who never quite achieved the rank, can take heart in this story out of the New Birth of Freedom Council. Pierce W. is 15. … Continue reading Life Scout Thinks Fast to Save Eagle Scout

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Summit Bechtel Reserve Overlooks Best National Park Hike

  Scouts and Scouters are passionate about hiking. For that reason alone, a top ten list of best national park hikes is sure to capture the Scouting audience. But place the Summit … Continue reading Summit Bechtel Reserve Overlooks Best National Park Hike

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Special Needs Scout Overcomes Challenges, Becomes First to Earn Eagle in Troop

“Nicholas has touched so many lives, not just in Scouting,” said Nicholas’ father John Heuchan to The Avenue News in Baltimore, Md. And he’s right – not only is this … Continue reading Special Needs Scout Overcomes Challenges, Becomes First to Earn Eagle in Troop

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Pro Fisherman Tom Redington Reels in Scouts for 2nd FLW Tour Event

Professional fisherman Tom Redington and the BSA are jumping to seven cities for the 2015 Walmart FLW Tour, along with 154 of the top professional bass anglers in the country. After … Continue reading Pro Fisherman Tom Redington Reels in Scouts for 2nd FLW Tour Event

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He’s Back! Eagle and Hornaday Award Recipient Shares his Antarctica Experience

Remember hearing about the Eagle Scout and Hornaday Award recipient who would soon trek to Antarctica for the adventure of a lifetime? Well Robert Marks is back from the 13-day expedition and … Continue reading He’s Back! Eagle and Hornaday Award Recipient Shares his Antarctica Experience

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