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Journalism Student Appears on NBC Today Show for International Day of the Girl

Taryn-Marie Jenkins, a Scripps journalism major (class of 2023), made a national television appearance on NBC television on Oct. 11.

The Today Show celebrated the International Day of the Girl during their 8 a.m. hour, including filling their plaza audience with girls. As part of the show, Dylan Dreyer (a Girl Scout alumni) did a live segment with the National Gold Award Girl Scouts.

Taryn-Marie Jenkins

Jenkins is standing to the left of Dreyer.

Gold Award Girl Scouts are the doers who want to make the world a better place. The Girl Scout Gold Award is given to those who have made a difference.

Girl Scouts who earn the Gold Award tackle issues that are dear to them and drive lasting change in their communities and beyond. The Gold Award is a key that can open doors to scholarships, preferred admission tracks for college, and career opportunities.