Ben Madlena took steps to connect with professors and mentors who could help him develop the skills and experiences he’d need.
Seattle Pacific University
“It counterbalanced the technical side of how I’d grown up, focusing on chemistry, physics and calculus.” — Jenette Ramos, Senior VP, Boeing
Long-term goals are a consideration, as are day-to-day concerns, like transportation.
School counselors are vital members of a school’s education team, helping to facilitate academic, career and social-emotional development in children and youth.
Ahead of the curve: Programs are helping fill in the gap.