Moms Like Us Spotlight: Liz

Name: Liz Wallace Tabak                                                  Age: 46 Number of Children: 2 Marital Status: Married College: Rose State College, Midwest City, Oklahoma. I am a dual psychology and women’s studies major. Dream Job/ Career Goals (Or current career if you are finished with college): Earn my doctorate in psychology and work as a clinical psychologist with a specific focus on women. As an … Continue reading Moms Like Us Spotlight: Liz

Believe, Achieve, Succeed, then Walk: Charlene’s College Success Story

My Name is Charlene and I recently became a single mother of three. When I graduated from high school I was 18 years old and newly married. I met my husband when I was 16 years old and knew he was what I wanted. I also wanted to be a Nurse Practitioner and deliver babies. I’ve … Continue reading Believe, Achieve, Succeed, then Walk: Charlene’s College Success Story

Below the Poverty Threshold: Persevering in College, Breaking the Cycle

Do you know where you stand when it concerns the poverty threshold? I assume that most people realize that they are within the range of living in poverty, but it wasn't until I saw the chart from 2013 that I realized how far below that threshold my family is. At times this is stressful, yet … Continue reading Below the Poverty Threshold: Persevering in College, Breaking the Cycle