Happy Holidays from Minds Matter

By Liz Stone | December 29, 2016

For our last session of the year, Minds Matter Seattle had a very festive day complete with ugly sweaters, sharing holiday traditions, and cookie decorating. The afternoon session kicked-off with three alumni from our first graduating class of 2016, who came to share with current Minds Matter students about their first semester in college. One went to Princeton,…


Introducing the 2016-2017 Minds Matter Seattle Roster!

By Liz Stone | November 16, 2016

We are so excited to introduce the 2016-2017 Minds Matter Seattle roster. This September, we welcomed an incoming Sophomore class, advancing the classes before them to Juniors and Seniors. Every Saturday from September 2016 to June 2017, these students will gather to participate in a rigorous volunteer-led tutoring and mentoring program from 10am-2pm. Including travel…


A Day at the Fair… the College Fair That Is!

By Liz Stone | October 30, 2016

On October 21st, 2016, Minds Matter Seattle students from all classes (Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors), along with their mentors, walked across downtown for a field trip to the Seattle National College Fair, hosted by NACAC. This event showcases 150+ colleges and universities from around the country (and even a few international ones), giving students the chance…