3 Tips to Improving Your Positive Self-Talk

Posted by SWSG Blogging Corps Jul 7, 2013 , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

“Get out of your head and into your heart. Think less, feel more.” – Osho

I talk to myself all day. I talk to myself during my car ride to work, while at my desk, on my way home, cooking dinner, brushing my teeth and walking my dog. Lately, I have…Read More

Careers in Science: Empowering Women to Believe and Succeed

Posted by SWSG Blogging Corps Jul 7, 2013 , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

“Sarah, you’re just never going to get it,” one of my middle school teachers stated with frustration. Not only to me, but in front of the entire class. Naturally, I was mortified to sit there and listen to her declaration. It felt like everyone was looking right through me–into my…Read More

Donate Essential Program Supplies Directly to SWSG

Posted by Strong Women Strong Girls Jul 7, 2013 , , , , , , , , , ,

From felt sheets to clay, each week in SWSG, the college women mentors and their girls use a variety of supplies while participating in hands-on learning activities. We ensure that learning is contextualized and impactful by engaging girls in sessions that use each of their senses and result in final…Read More

Strong Female Friday: Mary McLeod Bethune

Posted by SWSG Blogging Corps Jul 7, 2013 , , , , , , , , , ,

“We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.” – Mary McLeod Bethune

Born in South Carolina, Mary was the daughter of slaves. Forced into labor at a young age led…Read More