This is a story of hard work, perseverance, dreaming big and believing in oneself. Desert Mirage senior Elizabeth Esteban knew she wanted to continue her education and had aspirations some would think are unattainable. However, Elizabeth continued to pursue her goal of attending post-secondary education and received incredible news of being accepted into Harvard College. […]
Five Coachella Valley high school graduates were chosen for full-ride scholarships to Cal State San Bernardino’s Palm Desert campus, the school announced Tuesday. The students received a four-year scholarship covering full tuition and fees to begin studying this fall for an undergraduate degree at CSUSB Palm Desert, through the University Legacy Scholarship, according to campus […]
Seth Owen, 18, thought his dreams of attending Georgetown University were in jeopardy earlier this year after receiving his financial aid package from the prestigious school. The package had been determined based on the expected contribution of his family, a religious family he said drove him out of his home due to his sexual orientation. […]
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