To be brave… lesson learned from SWSG

Posted by Alyssa Federoff Apr 4, 2011 , ,

On Monday, I was handing out and completing Post Surveys with the girls at my site when we came to the question “What have you learned from Strong Women, Strong Girls?” I waited, giving them optimal time to complete the question. Later, as I collected the survey, I accidentally glimpsed…Read More

Jump into Spring, Jump into Hope

Posted by Susan Miele Apr 4, 2011 , ,

Spring, a season of anticipation, joy and most of all hope! Hope for long days of sunshine, blooming flowers, abundant gardens and lazy summer days. Hope was palpable in the air in Pittsburgh this weekend as our annual celebration of spring unfolded for our girls, our…Read More

I am not a cookie cutter, and you can too.

Posted by Michelle Adler Apr 4, 2011 , , ,

All within twelve waking hours, I struggle with internal and external pressures to be: a student extraordinaire, service guru, friend supreme, and sassy, adorable flirt, simultaneously and without sweat or effort.
Whether I’m influenced from subliminal messages from the media, or my innate need to reach unreachable standards, each day is…Read More