Over 200 Women Gather in Boston for Spring Training

Posted by Mikki Pugh Feb 2, 2014 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Spring is a time for reflection and transformation. Looking back on the quiet landscape of winter, we eagerly anticipate the earth’s rebirth. Although February hardly constitutes Spring in Boston, each year around this time, Strong Women, Strong Girls excitedly embarks on the Spring semester, celebrating our many successes from the…Read More

Preparing Our Women for a Strong Semester

Posted by SWSG Blogging Corps Feb 2, 2014 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Every winter, when unexpected storms paralyze entire cities with only few inches of snow, Pittsburghers let out a laugh. If there is one thing that Pittsburghers are always prepared for—it’s the weather. I often say “nothing spreads faster than a weather rumor in Pittsburgh” because it’s inherently unpredictable. Yinzers…Read More

Girl Advocate: Beyoncé

Posted by SWSG Blogging Corps Jan 1, 2014 , , , , , , , , , ,

At SWSG, building a strong female community is crucial to empowering young girls to grow up into strong women. It is a constant battle with the media, as we are constantly inundated with unobtainable beauty standards and the thought that a role model for girls should encapsulate a certain…Read More