An SWSG Mentoring Story: How a mentor discovers her own truth

Posted by Boston Team Jun 6, 2015 , , , , , , , , , , ,

During my first semester of college at UMass Boston, I was faced with a tough housing situation: one that left me hating myself for being so different from my other roommates. I took this as reminder of how imperfect I believed I was. I had felt like I had completely…Read More

The Power of Panama

Posted by SWSG Blogging Corps Jun 6, 2013 , , , , , , , , , ,

UMass Mentor & Chapter Director, Andreia, writes from Panama City, Panama where she is a participant in the Global Leadership Exchange Program (GLP). At GLP, Andreia is being equipped with resources and support needed to become a global leader.

Landing in Panama last Wednesday, I did not know what…Read More

The UMass Boston SWSG chapter begins……

Posted by Boston Team Jan 1, 2012 , , , , ,

Introducing: Andreia Soares and Gina Martes, sophomores, the Chapter Directors of Boston’s newest SWSG chapter: University of Massachusetts: Boston (UMASS Boston)!

Since September, both women have been working steadfastly to build the foundation for the new chapter on their campus. Spreading awareness and talking to other women on campus, Andreia and…Read More