EPISODE 9:  When professors are helpful, it really helps

EPISODE 9: When professors are helpful, it really helps

Caroline talks with one of her professors at Cal State Fullerton, JudelMay Enriquez, about the ways they worked together. Caroline was struggling in a methods and research class. Even with accommodations, she found she got more support by visiting her professor during...
EPISODE 8: Freshman report: So far, so good

EPISODE 8: Freshman report: So far, so good

Tony Y. is three weeks into his freshman year at the University of Oregon, and so far he loves the vibe in Eugene, the great food in town, and his first-quarter classes: The Politics of Business, algebra, trumpet studio, and he’s in the marching band. Hear more...
EPISODE 7: Inclusive College Opportunities

EPISODE 7: Inclusive College Opportunities

Many colleges and universities are opening up more offerings for students on the spectrum who seek a college experience without pursuing a degree. These certificate programs are often a good fit for students curious about a range of subjects, seek social settings, and...
EPISODE 6: Choosing the Right College

EPISODE 6: Choosing the Right College

Choosing the right school can require lots of research, especially when you’re on the Spectrum. It’s not just finding a college with majors you are interested in, but also figuring out which schools have support services and programs that match your needs....
EPISODE 5 – This is Hard

EPISODE 5 – This is Hard

  Guillermo Guzman says he was never one of the most popular kids in high school, but he was one of the smartest. When he gets to UC Riverside, he feels like he’s pretty average. He struggles socially and academically. Finding it hard to connect with classmates,...
EPISODE 4: Slow and Steady towards her 4-year Degree

EPISODE 4: Slow and Steady towards her 4-year Degree

  Caroline spent a little over 8 years at community college. She wanted to pass her classes without feeling overwhelmed, and, she did it. Then she transferred to Cal State Fullerton and earned her BS in Health Science after four years. Finding the right major and...