Read Another Winner

In my last post, I shared one of the essays I used to scholarship my way through college. Here’s a second sample successful scholarship essay—this one’s about my favorite type of community service work. Question: “Describe a particular aspect of your service activities and accomplishments and relate the impact it has had on you and…

Do You Dream of STEAM Programs?

In my last post, I encouraged those of you with a technological bent to seriously consider the STEM field. Were you one of those who read that and cried out: ‘But I’m a creative spirit! I can’t be stifled by boring old technology or engineering! I need to dazzle the world with my artistic genius!’ …

Take a Walk Through the STEM Field

The STEM field – not a meadow of flowers with their heads knocked off, but the subjects Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics — is the place to be these days, for a lot of reasons. One, it’s where you can learn about, and ultimately take part in, some of the most exciting discoveries being made…