Monthly Archives: July 2013

Managing The Student Loan Challenge

By Lynne Martin and Barb Hendricks Student loan debt is real and deters all students – especially low-income students – from attending and completing college. Money is always a stressful issue with students from low-income environments. Contemplating and incurring loan … Continue reading

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What’s in an Internship? – A Reflection

By Lauren Brener, Internship Coordinator for Students Rising Above Cave drawing and carrier pigeons were a thing of the past when I went to college, but we still hadn’t gotten beyond typewriters and landlines.  If you were really high tech, … Continue reading

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Being the Change – A Reflection

By Robin Levi, SRA Advisor I first learned about Students Rising Above (SRA) in October of 2011.  I had been a women’s human rights attorney for almost twenty years and had just finished co-editing Inside this Place, Not of It: … Continue reading

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