SSF Blog

The SSF blog is the place to go for all sorts of SEBS Scholarship Foundation news! Here you can find scholarship updates, volunteering news, announcements, and other fun information we'd like to share!

Blog Posts

8 Reasons Why You Should Become a SSF Volunteer

Are you an alumni of The School of Engineering and Biomedical Science or Pueblo County High school? Do you have some spare time you’d like to be productive with? Do you enjoy helping others, and maybe want to give back to your community of Pueblo, Colorado!?!?!? Well, do I have...

Published on Jul 28, 2020 by Dakota Purkey

Turning Your Safety School into Your Dream School Pt. 2

Last week I talked about my path since graduating from high school and what I’ve learned along the way about safety schools and college acceptances. This week I’m sharing more about how you can make a disappointing situation great! Perks of Safety Schools Price Often our safety options are significantly...

Published on Jul 23, 2020 by Lucie Sullivan

Turning Your Safety School into Your Dream School Pt. 1

Hope When Prospects Are Not Ideal When I graduated from high school in 2017, I was so relieved; the work was over and I had the grades and honors that my mom could brag about. But something was missing. I was rejected from my two dream universities. Back then (and...

Published on Jul 11, 2020 by Lucie Sullivan

Making Friends in College

Happy Thursday! I hope you are having a wonderful week! I’ve said this before and I’ll say it again: my college years have been some of the best years of my life. I strongly believe a lot of my good experiences have been thanks to the amazing friends I’ve made...

Published on Jul 02, 2020 by Holly Lakin

2020 Summer Recommendations

We asked our team their current go-to podcasts, books, and other ways they’re spending their summer in addition to studying, working on the scholarship, and working their day jobs. Here are the recommendations along with comments from their recommenders! *Disclaimer: these recommendations are from individual volunteers and do not represent...

Published on Jun 24, 2020 by SSF Team