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I Believe That Because Of My Autism I Will Be Able To Change The World Someday

This guest post is by Ryder Brady, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and is attending. North Shore Community College. Ryder is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

By |March 27th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Have Asperger Syndrome And Have Been Accepted Into College For Engineering

This guest post is by Sam Kirkpatrick, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending into Southern Maine Community College.  Sam is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM [...]

By |March 27th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

My Wish For Our Special Needs Families During The Coronavirus Pandemic

I wish that your loved ones whose routines have been drastically changed find a structure that works for them during this difficult transition. I wish that you and your family stay safe. I wish you find a daily schedule that [...]

By |March 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How To Talk About Coronavirus With People Who Have Autism

If you are like me you’ve probably had a conversation (or seven) about the Coronavirus (COVID-19). One of the common questions as a public speaker & autism self-advocate I’ve received in the past few days is how to talk about [...]

By |March 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Having autism and struggling through the coronavirus pandemic

Being thrown off your routine and struggling with unexpected transitions can be a challenge for anyone. I know it may not seem like a big deal for some but because of my autism these challenges have felt dialed up to [...]

By |March 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Have Autism And Was Accepted Into College For Pre-Med

This guest post is by Annika Schoenbaechler, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Western Kentucky University where she’ll be majoring in Pre-Med in the hopes of one day becoming a ER Physician. Annika is applying for [...]

By |March 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Your School/Business Should Host a Virtual Event For World Autism Month

While some in-person events are still planned for World Autism Month (April) many schools and businesses are canceling their plans due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). I would like to suggest the possibility of moving their events online. Rather than saying [...]

By |March 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Have Autism And Was Accepted Into College For Audio Engineering & Production

This guest post is by Aria Schottelkotte, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending the Middle Tennessee State University where she’ll be majoring in Audio Engineering & Production with a minor in Psychology. [...]

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I Have Autism And Was Accepted Into College Studying Aerospace Engineering

This guest post is by Cole Harmon, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending the University of Alabama where he’ll be majoring in Aerospace Engineering. Cole is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a [...]

By |February 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Have Autism And Was Accepted Into College Studying Aerospace Engineering

I’m Autistic And Going To College To Study Mechanical Engineering

This guest post is by Stanley Omietanski, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Drexel, Widener, Temple and Penn State University where he'll be majoring in Mechanical Engineering. Stanley is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a [...]

By |February 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I’m Autistic And Going To College To Study Mechanical Engineering