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CollegeSpring Presents Findings at Social Psychology Conference

February 21st, 2014 /CollegeSpring

Austin, TX, February 21, 2014 –Dr. Mariana Preciado, CollegeSpring’s Director of Research and Evaluation, recently presented findings at the 15th Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology in Austin, TX. Her poster discussed the impact of CollegeSpring’s mentoring…  Learn more

Jonas Kwok, HealthCorps Coordinator and Former CollegeSpring Mentor

Jonas Kwok, HealthCorps Coordinator and Former Mentor

February 18th, 2014 /CollegeSpring

We recently spoke with one of CollegeSpring’s very first mentors, Jonas Kwok, who is now serving students in New York City as a HeathCorps Coordinator. We asked Jonas to tell us about his experience with CollegeSpring and to share any…  Learn more

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How Mentoring Prepared One Corps Member For The Classroom

January 30th, 2014 /CollegeSpring

Former CollegeSpring mentor Kellie Caro is now a Teach For America corps member and a 5th grade teacher in Phoenix, Arizona. Read Kellie’s reflections on Teach For America’s Pass The Chalk Blog about how her time as a CollegeSpring mentor…  Learn more

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Meet Marcos Santiago, Vice President of Development and Communications

October 8th, 2013 /CollegeSpring

We are excited to welcome Marcos Santiago as CollegeSpring’s Vice President of Development and Communications. We sat down with Marcos to learn about his background, why he is excited about CollegeSpring, and what advice he would give to current undergraduates. You…  Learn more

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Meet Kathy Dominguez, Southern California Executive Director

October 8th, 2013 /CollegeSpring

We are excited to welcome Kathy Dominguez as CollegeSpring’s first Southern California Executive Director. We sat down with Kathy to learn about her background, why she is excited about CollegeSpring, and what advice she would give to current undergraduates. You can…  Learn more

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Advice to High School Seniors From a CollegeSpring Alumnus

September 16th, 2013 /CollegeSpring

We asked CollegeSpring alumni from our first academic-year programs–who are starting college this fall–to pass on words of wisdom and advice to the seniors at their high schools who are just beginning the college application process. Here is the response…  Learn more

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Advice to High School Seniors from a CollegeSpring Alumna

September 12th, 2013 /CollegeSpring

We asked CollegeSpring alumni from our first academic-year programs–who are starting college this fall–to pass on words of wisdom and advice to the seniors at their high schools who are just beginning the college application process. Here is the response…  Learn more

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Watch: Making a Difference at Envision Schools

August 21st, 2013 /CollegeSpring

Taking attendance is usually a chore for teachers, but for Natasha Clemons, taking attendance in CollegeSpring’s Envision Academy program last academic year was a joy. Watching students with their mentors was a big part of that.

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Taylor Jones, ’13

July 11th, 2013 /CollegeSpring

Taylor Jones has dreamed of attending Howard University since she was little. Now that dream is about to come true. Even though no one in her immediate family has attended college, Taylor Jones has always had her sights set on…  Learn more

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A Teacher’s Take on CollegeSpring

May 31st, 2013 /CollegeSpring

Want to know what teachers think about CollegeSpring? Check out CollegeSpring’s new video featuring Elizabeth Schuricht of Animo Inglewood Charter High School to hear more about the effectiveness of our SAT preparation and college readiness curriculum. In the video, Elizabeth, an AP English…  Learn more