Sam Gorman: Increasing College Access Through Peerlift

Sam had a hard time finding help to go to college, so he co-founded Peerlift, transforming access to opportunities for high school students across the United States.

A Leadership Experience Like No Other

2017 Scholar Heather Weller shares her experience at the Coca-Cola Scholars Leadership Development Institute, and how it changed her mindset as she heads to college.

Coke Scholars Take our Instagram to Haiti

Alice Park and Jany Brown took over our Instagram as they explored how to make an impact with Haiti Babi, an organization dedicated to keeping families together.

Kaitlyn Chana, Krystal Kappler, and Erin Muffoletto Baca at the 2016 Coke Scholars Service Summit

5 Ways to be an Everyday Change Agent

Change agents aren’t superheroes. They’re everyday people, just like you. Here are 5 ways to incorporate our hands, heart and knowledge to create a lasting change.

Surround Yourself with Good People

I used to be known as the little kid who would cry in response to everything. Teachers often had to come flying over with a box of tissues and prepare their comforting cooing to keep the little puddle at my feet from turning into Lake Superior. I cried often and about almost everything. I cried…

The Art of Listening

The Art of Listening

Although it’s indisputable that the preliminary Scholars Banquet, the educationally satirical Suze Orman Keynote, the empowering trip to the Atlanta Community Food Bank, and the electrifying and concluding dance (yes, our #sausage rap battle included) were the defined beauties of our 2015 Scholars Weekend, I found the greatest value in my daily interactions with Scholars,…