"That's what's unique about a Sarah Lawrence education. The teachers care deeply about you and your work"
“Despite my 60 plus years and graying hair, I never felt out of place. The students didn’t treat me differently. That’s part of the Sarah Lawrence culture, which is very, very accepting.”
"I always had this story inside of me that I wanted to write about. I eased it in to many of my courses, and all my teachers responded to the story. They put up with my faults, and helped me become a writer. They let me know that I could do it."
Michelle knew her Sarah Lawrence experience would provide her with opportunities to advocate for her children as well as extend her work as a teaching artist.
"I chose Sarah Lawrence College over UCLA because I believe Sarah Lawrence remains true to the ideals of the liberal arts."
“I fell in love with the school and the classes and the learning process. Once I started, I felt like I never wanted to leave.”