Take Stock in College

Soar Into Summer Series: Take Stock in College Team Roundtable

Welcome to the Summer Melt Series! We’re kicking off our summer series on the College Corner Podcast with a Take Stock in College team roundtable. Don’t miss this episode for tips on how to get connected to Summer Melt programming. We will also share advice for incoming first-year students, give insights from our own college experiences, and …

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War on Procrastination

Take Stock in College declares war on procrastination! This is an important time for Take Stock in College scholars to get focused and accomplish those goals and tasks before the end of the semester. We talked with one of our Take Stock in College scholars,  Rebecca Raymond, about how staying focused, setting milestones, and keeping …

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Conquering College Exams: A Student’s Guide to Test Prep Success

College exams can feel like daunting hurdles on the path to your degree.  They often cover a more comprehensive range of material, delve deeper into complex concepts, and require a more sophisticated understanding. Fear not, fellow Take Stock Scholar! By adopting effective test prep strategies, you can transform exam anxiety into confident preparation and score …

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On edge for Study Edge

Take Stock has partnered with Study Edge to give Take Stock in College scholars free access to their online learning support platform! This includes access to plenty of exciting videos, study guides, tutoring, and more. We talked with Richard Melgarejo, co-founder of Study Edge, about the benefits of this tutoring resource and how it started at the …

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Exploring Career Technical Education

There are multiple ways to get to career success. For some students, that pathway is through Career Technical Education.  Career Technical Education (CTE) offers students organized hands-on educational activities and resources, building pathways connecting education and the workforce. We talked with Deborah Martin, Policy Analyst for the Florida College Access Network (FCAN), about the differences between …

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Take Stock in College team members with students and staff from Florida International University

Shape Your Future

Hey Scholars! As the semester progresses, I encourage everyone to find some time to sit, breathe, and brainstorm. You may ask, “What is so important that I have to sit down and write it out?”  The road map for your success story! There is a unique power in transcribing your visions, goals, and aspirations. When …

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MY BIG FAT GREEK LEARNING EXPERIENCE WITH STUDENT AMBASSADOR JALISSA FLORISTAL

We talk with University of North Florida senior and Take Stock in College Student Ambassador Jalissa Floristal about studying abroad in Greece! Don’t miss this episode so you can hear the life and academic lessons from a fellow Take Stock in College scholar, plus learn how to get involved in studying abroad opportunities provided by …

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Life & Career Skills

When you close the textbook and leave the classroom, your higher education doesn’t end. In fact, you learn some of the most valuable life lessons after the college lecture is over. After graduation, no one will be observing you to make sure you complete your assignments, eat healthily, and get enough sleep. All your wins …

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From Never Giving Up to Always Giving Back: Mary Green

Mary Green is a Take Stock Leaders 4 Life fellow from the all-female class of 2016. We hear Mary’s story of support, self-advocacy, and determination to give back to all—from kids to animals! Don’t miss Mary’s inspiring journey to social work and community impact. Follow Take Stock in Children on Facebook, Instagram, X, and LinkedIn!Learn more about Take Stock …

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Inspiring Student Potential: Interview with UCF Burnett Honors College

We are grateful to have Dean Dr. Sheila Amin Gutiérrez de Piñeres and Dr. Martin Dupuis, Sr. Associate Dean of Burnett Honors College at the University of Central Florida, join us for this episode to discuss the Take Stock – Inspire Scholars Program at UCF.  Take Stock in Children’s partnership with the UCF’s Burnett Honors College provides …

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