If you think it’s hard to compete with the Pittsburgh Steelers on the field, imagine competing with them for a chunk of the area’s sport-​obsessed, male-​dominated fan base. But two exceptional women, Agnus Berenato of the University of Pittsburgh and Suzie McConnell-​Serio of Duquesne University, are prying some eyes away. Between them, they…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2009
  • Sub Heading Pitt and Duquesne coaches bring the sports spotlight to women’s basketball
After a long winter bundling under layers of wool, braving icy sidewalks in slippery heels and cuddling under blankets beside the fireplace, nothing tempts like the promise of spring for dreaming of tropical colors, bare shoulders and skirts that flirt with the breeze.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2006
  • Sub Heading Old is new: Spring fashion trends
Never before has the nation been presented with the distinct possibility that a woman or a man of color could be elected president. Yet here it is: the two front runners for the Democratic nomination are New York Sen. Hillary Clinton and Illinois Sen. Barack Obama.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading The right to vote was a struggle shared by both women and people of color
Sometimes we Raging Grannies create quite a stir. Being of a “certain age,” none of us ever expected to find ourselves before an audience, let alone exiting to applause. But there we are, clambering up on stages and platforms, wearing outrageous hats and running shoes, singing like canaries and loving it.

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading A group of local women wants you to know it ain’t over ’til they sing
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