Student Blog

  • August 26, 2015
    Hear about the Kaiser Summer Youth Internship Program from an SRA Scholar!
    By Edylwise Romero, SRA class of 2015, Carleton College My name is Edylwise Romero. I graduated this past spring from Alameda Science & Technology Institute, an Early College High School. I spent most of my summers in high school taking college classes and helping my mom take care of the family. Now that our situation has calmed ...
  • August 20, 2014Jose Iglesias at Kaiser 2014
    The Kaiser Summer Youth Employment Program!
             This summer I was presented with the opportunity to become a Kaiser SYEP (Summer Youth Employment program) Intern. At first I was a little skeptical about being an intern for Kaiser due to the fact that the only thing that would pop up in my head when I would hear the ...
  • July 8, 2014plane
    Coming Home for the Summer
    The Difficulties Around That Transition and How Students Can Resolve That By Samantha Castaneda Throughout my first year at Saint Mary’s College (IN), I enjoyed my freedom of having fun and studying for my classes. I did not have to worry about curfew or my mom’s voice telling me that I should go to bed, about not ...
  • November 16, 2012abbas-lynne-thuy
    Abbas gets real…about what he misses about college!
    We caught up with Abbas Mohammad, SRA Class of 2006, on what he misses most about college.  When I was in college, there were times when I thought to myself, “I can’t wait to graduate and get into the real world”. Of course it was understandable because such thoughts were motivated by the fact that you ...
  • June 14, 2012graduates-hug
    Coming Home for the Summer
    Many of you have gone far, far, away for college, and others nearby. Either way, you’ve started to create a life outside of “home base” for yourself. Summer approaches, and many of you are coming back for the break. Several of you are also graduating from college and heading back home (15 college graduates this ...
  • May 22, 2012reading-is-dreaming1
    Summer Reading!
    What a gorgeous week it has been! The sun is out shining, the birds are singing, and the breeze is just right! That must mean summer is here! Today we bring to you a few recommended summer reads, and want to hear what you’re picking up to exercise your brain this summer as well! 1/ The ...