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I Want To Exceed The Expectations Society Has Often Put On The Word Autism

This guest post is by Jeremy Alan Hoppe, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Adelphi University. Jeremy is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You [...]

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Growing Up With And Understanding The Spectrum

This guest post is by Collin Carabine, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and is attending Huston-Tilloston University majoring in computer science. Collin is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

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Autism & Figuring Life Out: One Day at a Time

This guest post is by Patricia, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending University of Indianapolis majoring in Spanish. Patricia is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

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My Autism Journey: Going To School And Therapy 12 Months A Year Paid Off

This guest post is by Christopher Upton, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and hopes to attend St. John's University. Chris is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You [...]

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I Have Autism And Am About To Head To College

This guest post is by David Sinchi, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and hopes to attend Drexel University. David is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can [...]

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Teen Advocate With Autism Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

A short time ago I learned about Greta Thunberg, a teen with autism from Sweden who has been advocating for government action for climate change. I’m now happy to say that she’s been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize! Her [...]

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A Letter To My Parents When I Was Nonverbal

This guest post is by Kenneth Brown, II, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and is attending Morehouse College studying music performance with the hopes of becoming a professional musician. Kenneth is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference [...]

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Marching to the Beat of My Own Drummer: Achieving on the Autism Spectrum

This guest post is by Stella G, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and is attending Berklee College of Music. Stella is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can [...]

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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 [...]

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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.  My name is Robert Anderson Fitzgerald, but everyone just calls [...]

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