Strong Girls will make history.Strong Women will clear the way.
Posted by Marikate Taylor Dec, 12, 2018
Do you remember when you first knew that you could go to college? Maybe your parents talked to you about it, or a counselor spoke about it at school. For me, it was at my first Strong Women, Strong Girls field trip to Harvard University that I realized I could go to college too. 16...
Posted by Kimmi Baston Oct, 10, 2018
by Anne Silbaugh, SWSG CMU Chapter Director In September 2018, thanks to a prestigious internship, CMU Chapter Director Anne Silbaugh attended the 2018 Grace Hopper Conference. The GHC is, according to their website, the largest celebration of women technologists in the world. Held in Houstin, Texas, the conference featured dozens of outstanding women in tech, each...
Posted by Marikate Taylor Oct, 10, 2018
Dear Friends, After four wonderful and exciting years with Strong Women, Strong Girls, I am stepping down from my role as Executive Director in Boston this October. As we kick off our 18th year of mentoring in Boston, I know that our amazing SWSG Boston team (Tricia, Alexandria, Marikate, Rossye, Minh, and Renata) are well...
Posted by Kimmi Baston Sep, 9, 2018
For SWSG Pittsburgh, relationships between mentors and mentees are the most important part of our work. We checked in with one of our Strong Leader mentors and her college woman mentee to find out what their mentoring relationship is like and how it helps both of them build strength. Then, we asked how their relationship...