Archive | March, 2016

Academy News by Jesus, Aurora Central High School, Class of 2016

Hello everyone!  My Boys Hope Girls Hope journey started when I was selected for the Academy Program as a sophomore and the academy first started at my school, making me an “original” Boys Hope Girls Hope Academy Scholar. After joining the program I quickly noticed a lot of improvement in my school work and how […]

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Around the House by Eddy, Liberty Middle School, Class of 2016

Around the House by Eddy, Liberty Middle School, Class of 2016

Before joining the Boys Hope Girls Hope program, my life consisted of many hours at night spent trying to understand my courses.  In the mornings I would find ways to do my homework correctly and still make it in time for school.  Things were a struggle for me before I submitted an application to the […]

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Collegian Corner: Laura, University of Colorado Boulder, Class of 2019

My first semester of college was a bit off the mark on what I would have liked it to be. I overestimated the level of work I would be able to take on and the amount of time I would have to complete necessary tasks. I found myself overwhelmed with my school life and lacking […]

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Mentor Match of the Month: Quincy and Adam

This is a new feature we will be highlighting the mentor-mentee relationships our scholars and mentors have developed. These interviews were conducted by Kim Nguyen, our AmeriCorps Volunteer Community Resource Coordinator. Kim has done an amazing job working with Aurora Youth Options to match and develop these mentor pairs! Interested in becoming a mentor? Contact Kim for more information. Mentee: Quincy, Sophomore […]

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