Scouting for the Future: Students, community members explore what drives some students to stay, some to quit Girl Scouts

Nakshatri shakes the hand of a guest speaker who came to the CHS Democrats club. Sapna said the club will sometimes host speakers to talk about their specialities or their expertise.

Tara Kandallu, Sarah Kim, Angela Li, and Raphael Li

January 24, 2019

For Sapna Nakshatri, Girl Scouts and junior, Girl Scouts has always been an integral part of her life. She joined the program in second grade and started out her experience with Troop 1500. Even when the troop’s leader quit after her sophomore year, Nakshatri continued on with the program by joini...

Girls Scouts introduce Digital Cookie Program

Junior Troy Li buys cookies from Girl Scout and junior Alex Isler. With the new Digital Cookie program, most Girl Scout troops are selling cookies online instead of in person. SWETHA NAKSHATRI / PHOTO


February 20, 2015

The Girl Scouts of USA has recently implemented a new program called the Digital Cookie, allowing members to complete cookie sales online rather than with traditional face-to-face sales methods. According to Ellen Winking, a director of product sales, although some Girl Scouts groups have been implementing this program, the Central Indiana grou...