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

Dear 2020 College Freshmen, We're Sorry

I don’t think anyone in recent memory has navigated going to college in a pandemic of this scope in this modern society. For all the 2020 high school graduates, I am sorry you had to miss or have a highly modified graduation ceremony. This does not diminish your achievement, and...

Published on Aug 11, 2020 by Holly Lakin

Everything You Need to Know About Textbooks

Textbooks… one of my least favorite things about college just because of how variable the requirements are. So we’re going to lay down allll the details today! Do you need them? When should you get them? Where should you get them? Fear not! Read on, bold student! Do I really...

Published on Aug 04, 2020 by Holly Lakin

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