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Jerome Balancar

Senior Saturday – Jerome Balancar

Jerome Balancer is a Morse Tiger who can run a mile in under five minutes. He is a self-proclaimed science geek… and proud! As a junior, he was selected to attend COSMOS (The California State Summer School in Mathematics and Science at UC San Diego: a rigorous, four-week residential program for

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Reality Changers student Jenine Jacinto

Senior Saturday – Jenine Jacinto

Meet Reality Changers senior, Jenine Jacinto.   Jenine is a student in our College Apps Academy program at Mission Vista High School and recently got accepted to Smith College early decision! She will be studying computer science and signed on to the field hockey team. Congratulations, Jenine!

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Centro Fox - Academic Connections

UCSD & Centro Fox

In July, a new partnership with former President of Mexico Vicente Fox brought 17 students from some of Mexico’s poorest villages to UC San Diego. While there, they joined over 100 Reality Changers students and nearly 300 others at Academic Connections, a three-week residential program where high school students live

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Volunteer Spotlight - Jillian

Volunteer Spotlight – Jillian Dunn

Jillian Dunn volunteers weekly on Thursdays and is a current student at Point Loma Nazarene University. What is your favorite part about volunteering at Reality Changers? My favorite part is working one-on-one with students and seeing them grow from week to week. How has volunteering at Reality Changers impacted your life?

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Reality Changers begins new school year!

Reality Changers was recently named “Outstanding Nonprofit” by the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce SAN DIEGO, CA –  August 29, 2016 – Today, Reality Changers celebrates back-to-school season by welcoming its students for the program’s seventeenth school year. In addition to attending school and participating in extracurricular activities, Reality Changers

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Complete Reality Changers Survey… Win a Bike!

The Alumni Network wants to improve our services offered to current alumni. To do this, we need to learn more about program alumni and their experiences both in college and in their careers. Alumni who complete this short 15 minute survey by August 25, 2016 will be entered in a raffle for a chance to win one

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Hip-hop, education and technology: An interview with Common

Education and technology leaders gathered at the ASU GSV Summit April 18-20th, 2016 in San Diego. Reality Changers student Sofonyas Shibre sat on a student panel that interviewed hip hop recording artist Common at ‪#‎ASUGSV2016‬ during his Keynote presentation. In 2000, Common launched his own philanthropic effort, The Common Ground Foundation, whose

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Reality Changers 3rd Annual Job Shadow Week

Over 80 Reality Changers students had the unique opportunity to shadow working professionals in San Diego County. Every year, Reality Changers hosts a Job Shadow Week where students have the opportunity to “shadow” and learn from a working professional for a 1/2 day during their spring breaks. Job Shadow volunteers

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