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Aspies Can Succeed, Aspies Can Lead

This guest post is by Lauren Stein, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending University of Wisconsin - Whitewater majoring in Visual Arts. Lauren is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

By |April 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Have Autism And My Plan Is To Go To Law School To Help Others Who Have Disabilities

This guest post is by Bobby Anderson Fitzgerald, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Florida Southern College majoring in Political Science and Pre-Law. Bobby is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via [...]

By |April 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Three Picture Puzzle of One-Thousand Pieces

This guest post is by “Zak” Zachariah Andrew Snow, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Cabrillo College. Zak is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |April 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Used To Not Be Able To Talk; Now I’m Going To Be A Doctor

Experts never expected this to be my future. If you told me as a child that one day I would be able to say that I would have a Doctor in Education I’d probably tell you that you were crazy. [...]

By |April 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Having Autism And My Hope Of Helping Others Understand Their Disabilities

This guest post is by Colin Bramlage, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Wright State University majoring in Management Information Systems. Colin is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |April 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

If Everyone Was Exactly The Same The World Would Be A Boring Place

This guest post is by Sarah Birdsong, a woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending New College of Florida. Sarah is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |March 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why I’m Advocating For Reliable Autism Supports For People With Autism

“Because children with autism will one day be adults with autism and, regardless of what age you are, everyone deserves supports to live the best quality of life possible.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WtgGzKRHT-Y This is a quote I shared in one of my [...]

By |March 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why I’m Advocating For Reliable Autism Supports For People With Autism

Why Our Autism Community Needs To Stop Infighting And Start Working Together

This guest post by Kimberlee Rutan McCafferty, mother to two sons on the autism spectrum and an Autism Family Partner at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Kim is also the author of a blog (autismmommytherapist.wordpress.com)about her two children with [...]

By |March 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why Our Autism Community Needs To Stop Infighting And Start Working Together

Amy Schumer Reveals Her Husband Is On The Autism Spectrum

I just had the opportunity to watch Amy Schumer's Netflix special "Growing" where she reveals for the first time that her husband, Chris Fischer, is on the autism spectrum. I have to say as someone on the autism spectrum who [...]

By |March 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Amy Schumer Reveals Her Husband Is On The Autism Spectrum

Being Autistic And Having The Right Mindset In Your Life

This guest post is by Cameron Meserve, a man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Thomas College. Cameron is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You [...]

By |March 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Being Autistic And Having The Right Mindset In Your Life