Category Archives: College

Studying Abroad with Jacky Lu!

Everyday, I miss the feeling of the wind blowing in my face while riding on a game drive vehicle. The beauty of the animals and their environment is breathtaking. My name is Jacky Lu and I am currently a rising … Continue reading

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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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Abbas gets real…about what he misses about college!

We caught up with Abbas Mohammad, SRA Class of 2006, on what he misses most about college.  When I was in college, there were times when I thought to myself, “I can’t wait to graduate and get into the real … Continue reading

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My Best College Class: Topics in Neuroethics

by Nina Torres, SRA Class of 2008, Columbia University Class of 2012 I know what you must be thinking: of all the fun classes to take in college, how did a class called Topics in Neuroethics make the top of … Continue reading

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What to bring to College…and What to leave at home

What to Bring to College . . .  and What to Leave at Home by Nina Torres, SRA Class of 2008, Columbia University Class of 2012 It’s the big move-in day. You think you’ve brought everything. You have your toothbrush, … Continue reading

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