Lamar University hosted an Access Transition Fair on Thursday, April 6, 2017. The Transition Fair is designed to educate students with disabilities that are transitioning from high school, to post-secondary education. The turn-out exceeded expectations and RISE, as always, was more than thrilled to take part! Check out all the fun! RISE looks forward to… Read More RISE Center Participates in Lamar Access Transition Fair
Texas AHEC (Area Health Education Center) is gearing up for another fun-filled educational Summer camp experience for those students who have demonstrated an interest in health professions, as well as a commitment to completing their education. In conjunction with community partners like Lamar University, Chambers Health, Beaumont Baptist Hospital, Shriners Hospital for Children, and St. Luke’s Heart… Read More Texas AHEC (Area Health Education Center) Gearing up for Health Careers Summer Camp 2017
In 2011, 11% of all students enrolled in higher education reported having a disability, and this growing number indicates that more students with disabilities are enrolling than ever before. While this is cause for celebration, these students face additional financial challenges in achieving their educational goals.To address these needs, AffordableColleges.com have created a guide to financial aid… Read More Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities
RISE Center was invited to attend the Lamar University Disability Resource Center Access Transition Fair for students with disabilities. The Fair is designed to assist students who are transitioning from High School to Post-Secondary Education (College, Skills Training), and/or Work. The Fair was a great success and had a multitude of vendors with great information for… Read More RISE Attended the Lamar University Access Transition Fair. Did You?
Getting ready to send your student off to college, or even preparing to go yourself, can be overwhelming! To help navigate the process, we’ve created a place where you can get important information on the topics that are most necessary to going to college, and we’re also going to tell you why these places are… Read More Are You Gearing Up for College? Here Are Some Things You Might Need to Know…
Each year Texas AHEC East – Northeast Region hosts a week long summer camp specifically for high school students. During the camp, attendees experience as many different health careers as possible through tours, shadowing, panel discussions, and medical procedures. This year, RISE Center, is sponsoring a student from a local High School to participate in… Read More RISE is Sponsoring a Student for Summer Camp!