Tag Archives | college

"Blessings From Within" (Saretha's Blog)

“The great blessings of mankind are within us and within our reach; but we shut our eyes and, like people in the dark, we fall foul upon the very thing we search for, without finding it.”~Seneca~ Buenos Dias my fellow SoLas. I attended my computer class this morning and decided to share with the professor […]

“Sorrows Of Happiness” (Saretha's Blog)

“Sorrows do not last forever when we are journeying toward the thing we have always wanted!” Bendiciones, My Fellow SoLas. I have been so caught up with family, school, Girl Scouts, and personal problems that I have neglected my blog. Forgive the distance and thank you for having me back! I sure have missed blogging! […]

Better Than Good Enough (Krystle’s Blog #9)

Hey everyone! I know it’s been a awhile but I’ve had a very stressful November. I applied to colleges, for scholarships and have been writing various essays for different classes, including my ‘College NOW!’ class. I want to pose the following question: does anyone know of any good tips on how to lose weight (and […]

An Inspired Latina (Saretha’s Blog #10)

“The source of love is deep in us. One word, action, or thought can reduce another’s suffering and bring joy!” ~Thich Nhat Hanh~ Today in my Introduction to Humanities class (colloquium- it’s a group that assist you in bringing out your interpersonal skills) my facilitator states that she wants us to participate in an exercise. […]

A Common Ground (Kassy’s Blog #1)

So my name is Kassandra but I prefer that people call me Kass or Kassy. I’m a senior in high school and, of course, a Latina :D My mom is from Puerto Rico and my dad from El Salvador. Right now I’m dealing with stress associated with school and colleges and boys (all girls my […]

Chica Chelle (Michelle’s Blog #1)

Sooooo…I’m new to this blogging thing. but the main reason it caught my attention was because…being Latina and being women and girls makes it harder for us to have our voices heard. BTW my name is Michelle & I’m seventeen :) I’m currently a senior & I really want to go to college because 1) […]