Author Archives: Carla Abraham

Carla is the owner and co-founder of College Resource Network, a scholarship search engine focusing on minority and disadvantaged students.

Throwback Thursday


It’s Throwback Thursday! Can you believe these 1950s hairstyles women wore to college? Although not many women attended college in that time period, the ones that did put a lot of time and effort in putting their hair together for class.   In the 50s, beauty titan Helene Curtis coined the name “hair spray” with the release […]

CRN is Launching a New Blog!


We are very excited to announce that today the College Resource Network will start a new blog! We look forward to contributing to the topics of higher education and minorities in college. We hope to bring a distinctive perspective to issues being faced by minority students and to also continue to disseminate information on thousands […]

About the Blogger


First and foremost – Welcome to the College Resource Network (CRN)! We’re happy that one way or another you found this website and hope it has been useful in your transition from high school to college or in financing your higher education. You may be wondering, who is this (natural!) red-headed girl atop all of […]