Scholars Join Growing Roster of Graduates

Posted on January 13, 2014 under

2013 saw the graduation of two Alray Scholars and the stepped-up involvement in the organization by two previous graduates who are now helping to choose our future scholars. Both developments are critical to the pay-it-forward ethos of this organization. The Alray Scholars Program gives promising students a second chance at college through scholarships and mentoring support. And all we ask in return from those students is that, after they earn their degree, they remain involved in the organization so they can help similar students follow in their path of success.

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Alray Scholar Elizabeth Cabrera Joins the Class of 2012

Posted on August 2, 2013 under

Congrats to Alray Scholar Elizabeth Cabrera, who earned her Bachelor’s degree from Northeastern University in Fall 2012. Here she celebrates with family after being awarded her degree. She is now enrolled in graduate school, studying education. (Photo by Olivia Siegel)

Elizabeth Cabrera was born in the Dominican Republic and went to middle and high school in Boston. She began studying law at a university in San Domingo, but after a few false starts, Liz found herself back in Massachusetts. With her education on hold, she needed to find a job and begin a new life. Eventually, she was able to enroll at Bay State College and earned her Associate’s degree in Computer Science. In 2006, Liz began pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in psychology.

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