Phase II Scholars return to the University of Washington campus for their second Summer Study. They meet the Phase I Scholars as those Scholars participate in their first Summer Study, learn about college life and career preparation, and participate in a one-week workshop with postsecondary instructors. The following articles summarize some of the experiences of the 2000 Phase II Scholars.
Life is a Game
by Phase II Scholars Danielle, Roy, JW, Wolfgang, and Stuart, and DO-IT Intern David
DO-IT Phase I Scholars participate in a two-week, live-in summer study session on the University of Washington campus in Seattle. They learn about college life; surf the Internet; interact with peers, staff, and mentors; and have fun. Below, '00 Phase I Scholars share some of their experiences.
Life in the Dorm
by '00 Scholars Susanna and Gretchen
The following article about Zachary, DO-IT Scholar of 1996, is reprinted with permission from the Philadelphia Inquirer, December 20, 2000.
Rhodes Scholar's Blindness Gave Him a Will to Succeed
Zachary has ambition, guts and an extraordinary brain. He is a math and computer whiz, loves the theater, and he leaves tomorrow for a second stint teaching English in Ukraine.
He is also blind.