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Seattle PI: “Redmond Teen Adora Svitak Wins Women’s Media Center Girls’ State Of The Union Contest”

February 8, 2012

VideoBlogging from the Seattle PI

New York, NY—Today, the Women’s Media Center launched its new website with the announcement that fourteen-year-old Redmond, Washington resident Adora Svitak,14, the winner of the first annual Girls’ State of the Union Video Contest.

The Girls’ State of the Union video contest shines a light on girls as problem solvers and media leaders.  Like the President’s State of the Union address, the Girls’ State of the Union lets girls tell us what our priorities should be.

Judges for the Women’s Media Center contest included Gloria Steinem, Carol Jenkins, Kyra Sedgwick, Marisa Tomei, and an all-star list of social media leaders.

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