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Podcast With A Blindness Perspective.

Nov 9, 2018

Show Summary:


Rakeb Max returns to the Blind Abilities studio to share what she has learned since entering her first year of college. On her previous podcast, Rakeb talked about her college transition plans and the steps she was taking to ensure she chose the right one.

Rakeb did choose Providence college and talks about how the realities and expectations are not always the same and how she is adjusting to her new location. Rakeb wrote a letter to the editor about some of the questions she gets asked and basically broke it down for everyone to understand that she is just Rakeb, that girl with the long white cane.

Join Rakeb Max in this brief and insightful interview and hear about what Rakeb is doing to make her presence known. Look out Providence College, Rakeb Max is on the campus.  

Here is the link to Rakeb's letter to the editor.

Be sure to check out Rakeb’s podcast on her transitioning from high school to collegeand how she went about preparing for her college education journey.

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