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My Autism Adventure

This guest post is by Seth Tiffan, a young man on the autism spectrum. Seth will be attending University of Idaho with a major in Accounting. Seth is applying for our Spring 2017 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

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I Have Autism And Am Pursuing A Degree To Help Students With Special Needs

This guest post is by Lauren Roth who is a senior at Carmel High School who will be attending Ball State University in the Fall 2017 to study Special Education. She is active in her community. She participated in Carmel [...]

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I Grew Up Being A Victim Of Teasing Due To Autism; Now I’m Advocating To Help Others

This guest post is by Katie Tyree, a young woman on the autism spectrum. Katie will be attending Ouachita Baptist University in the fall majoring in English. Katie is applying for our Spring 2017 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

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My Life With Autism: A Journey From Self-Doubt To Security And Success

This guest post is by Ellie Rappaport, a young woman on the autism spectrum. Ellie will be attending Dean College in the Fall where she will be pursuing an early childhood education degree. Ellie is applying for our Spring 2017 Making [...]

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His Teacher Said, ‘Special Needs Kids Don’t Go To College.’ He Decided To Prove Them Wrong

This guest post is by Jarod Heuer, a young man on the autism spectrum. Jared will be attending Ball State University majoring in Geology and Emerging Media. Jared is applying for our Spring 2017 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM [...]

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I Was Diagnosed With Autism In Third Grade. Now I’m Going To College

This guest post is by Grace Hamada, a young woman on the autism spectrum. Grace has been accepted into the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California in the fall as an Engineering Physics major in the College of Engineering and Computer [...]

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Learning, Growing, Succeeding: My Story Of Growing Up With Autism

This guest post is by Sean Harris, a young man on the autism spectrum. Sean has been accepted into University of New Hampshire's Honor Program where he'll be attending in the Fall of 2017. Sean is applying for our Spring 2017 Making [...]

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I Used To Not Be Able To Talk; Now I’m Going To College To Become An Accountant

This guest post is by Ryan Matthew Arnold, a young man on the autism spectrum. Ryan will be graduating from Chandler-Gilbert Community College and will soon start at Arizona State University with a major in accounting and a minor in [...]

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I Have Aspergers And Am Pursuing A Degree In Computer Science

This guest post is by Brandon Conrad, a young man on the autism spectrum. Brandon has been accepted into Lewis University and will be pursuing a degree Computer Science with a concentration in video gaming. Brandon is applying for our Spring 2017 Making a [...]

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I Have Autism And Hope To One Day Own A Bed And Breakfast

This guest post is by Kristen Vollmar, a young woman on the autism spectrum. Kristen will be attending Lynn University in the Fall of 2017 and plans to pursue a degree in Hospitality. Kristen is applying for our Spring 2017 Making a [...]

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