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"I may be autistic, but I’m also a performer, theatre artist, professional playwright, writer, public speaker, advocate, and most importantly, a human being."

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Michael Rock tells of the challenges he faced as a child and how he overcame them with help from his parents, teachers and therapists.

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"15 schools and over $300,000 worth of scholarship aid later...someone wanted me. From the kid who struggled with limited speech to now. My dream of going to college had become a reality."

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"Without a doubt, I was the proudest Resident Assistant on campus. Not proud of myself, but proud of all of my residents..."

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This post highlights the success of students in the Center for Independent Living High Functioning Autism Program at University of Scranton who received scholarships through the Autism Speaks Brian and Patricia Kelly Postsecondary Scholarship Fund.

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These six recipients of scholarships funded by Autism Speaks Brian and Patricia Kelly Scholarship Fund express their thanks and share their dreams for the future.

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Gianna Hitsos, a high school senior on the autism spectrum discusses coming out about her autism diagnosis to her peers.

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The applications and interviews are finished and the music auditions are scheduled but there is so much more to my journey to college.

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