THE STUDENT SLATE, Spring 2007

THE VOICE OF ORGANIZED BLIND STUDENTS IN AMERICA

A Publication of the National Association of Blind Students (NABS)

Allison Hilliker, Acquisition Editor
Laura Wolk and Martha Harris, Executive Editors

Editors' Introduction: This is a publication of volunteer student members who have been asked to submit articles to share their beliefs, experiences and personal stories with others so that we can become a stronger, more united and more capable future of the National Federation of the Blind. We would like to thank every one of the contributors for helping to make the Student Slate a success.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Presidential Update
by Ryan Strunk

SECTION 1: College Life

Fighting for a Chance
by Meleah H. Jensen

Experimenting with Science Labs
by Arielle Silverman

A Mission of Change
by Amber Chesser

Student Employment with the Federal Government
by Cheryl Fogle

SECTION 2: Federation Contemplations

What's With That Organization Anyway
by Paul Ruffner

My Chosen Path to Success
by Christella Garcia

Excelling at Leadership
by Martha Harris

SECTION 3: Student Thoughts and Reflections

The Positive Edge of Cynicism
by Joe Orozco

In the Corner of a Round Room: Hunting for Helen's History
by Chancey Fleet

Complete Spring 2007 Issue (.doc)


Posted: February 2007