Alecia, University of Michigan

The Bookgirl from the University of Michigan… Henry P. Tappan, the first president of the University of Michigan (U-M) envisioned an institution where education meant the “unfolding of the capacities of the mind.” U-M extended that desire to me in 1996 when I was welcome as a future wolverine. I came to U-M as a wide-eyed 17 year old from Queens, NY by … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageAlecia, University of Michigan

Lindsay Ferguson – mental & emotional toughness

With the help of Southwestern Advantage, I have been able to develop an amazing amount of personal growth in a short period of time. My confidence and independence have drastically increased over the previous three years interning with the company. I could not imagine life without the people I have met here, as I am surrounded by many like-minded people … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageLindsay Ferguson – mental & emotional toughness