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

“Grad Fair:” The SWSG Mentors at the University of Pittsburgh teach girls about career opportunities

Posted by Molly Brenner Dec 12, 2012 , , , ,

The Strong Women, Strong Girls chapter from University of Pittsburgh (Pitt) hosted their annual fall field trip on campus this past month, at which they taught theirs girls about various career paths and professional opportunities. Faith Collins, a senior Anthropology major and SWSG mentor, describes the day:

Though it was freezing on Pitt’s campus, 54…Read More