At times it can feel like a lonely journey through college as a mother, but here is one mom who will inspire and encourage you to keep pursuing your goals and dreams! Name: Cari Griffin Age: 42 Number of Children: 6 Marital Status: Married College: University of Michigan (Fall/2015) (Dual major in history and English, … Continue reading Moms Like Us Spotlight: Cari
So, I just returned from a fantastic trip to Orlando, where I took part in the annual Phi Theta Kappa convention, Nerdnation. There were over 3,000 students registered and the energy was amazing. While getting to Orlando was a bit of a struggle for me on account of missing a plane (it wasn't my fault!) … Continue reading 10 Things I Learned at PTK Nerdnation
As the PTK Nerd Nation event is approaching next week I have found myself rather excited to meet so many wonderful students and to be a part of Pearson Students marketplace area. It's going to be wonderful! So, I thought it was time I turned my "top 10" in to a more visually pleasing list! … Continue reading Top 10 Reasons Why College Moms Should Join PTK: Revisited!
When I first started college at my local CC I was incredibly isolated in my little world. I was, after all, a mom and "old." While I still remain "old" in comparison to my peers (although they often think I "looked" younger - thanks guys), I found one way that truly helped me connect and … Continue reading Top 10 Reasons College Moms Should Join PTK (Community College Moms)