Category: Featured

From the Pittsburgh Executive Director’s Desk: Thank you for a great year!

Written by Kimmi Baston on May 18, 2018

By: Dr. Jocelyn Horner, Executive Director, Pittsburgh

Dear SWSG Pittsburgh Community:

Our 2017-2018 Program Year has officially wrapped – and what a great year we’ve had! I can’t thank you enough for making my first year as the Executive Director of Strong Women, Strong Girls Pittsburgh so memorable. As we prepare for…Read More

Future Educator Discovers Skills, “Sisterhood” with SWSG Pittsburgh

Written by Kimmi Baston on April 26, 2018

After working with different mentoring organizations in the past, Sarah Palermo joined Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG) at Robert Morris University believing that her experience would be similar. She’s majoring in business education, so she’s used to working with children and leading lessons. But after she started mentoring with the…Read More

Point Park U. Mentors Hold Workshop for Pittsburgh Girl Scouts

Written by Kimmi Baston on April 18, 2018

When Point Park University professor Amy Kier suggested that SWSG hold a workshop for her Girl Scout Troop, the college women mentors at Point Park jumped at the chance. Several of them have Amy as a professor in class and were excited to come up with a program for the…Read More

Pittsburgh Mentors attend Adagio Women’s Health Symposium

Written by Kimmi Baston on April 18, 2018

By: Emma Wilson, Erica Lewis, and Elizabeth Greaves

On March 22, SWSG Pittsburgh sponsored three college mentors to attend Adagio Health Symposium: Transforming Women’s Health. Below is their reflection on the experience:

This year, Adagio Health held its first annual Health Symposium, which focused on gaps in women’s healthcare. We…Read More