Road 2 Rio“Pursuing a Dream and Beating the Odds”“Persistence and InspirationAwards and Appreciation Reception

Road 2 Rio

“You don’t need to have vision, to be a visionary”- Aaron Scheidies: MSU Tower Guard Leader, 2004 Spartan Alumni, Ironman Triathlon world record holder, 2011 Distinguished Young Alumni Award, and a 2016 Rio Paralympic hopeful.

“Pursuing a Dream and Beating the Odds”

Watch RCPD Student, Jordyn Castor, become “Wall Street Ready” as she transforms a scholarship from the RCPD into career opportunities.

“Persistence and Inspiration"

Dr. Daehee Lee (2014 Outstanding Alumnus), share's insights on selecting MSU, moving to America, earning dual advanced degrees and leading in his career.

Awards and Appreciation Reception

On April 7th, 2017 we will honor the outstanding achievements of scholarship recipients, exceptional faculty and staff. Visit our Awards Recipients page to nominate individuals and RSVP!

Michael Hudson

Welcome to Michigan State University and the RCPD, where inclusive world-class education advances knowledge and transforms lives. The Director's perspective on ability...

Though I cannot see as well as others, I have not allowed this to discourage me from chasing my dreams and accomplishing my goals.
Anupama, Samaritan Scholar

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