"Support from family has been essential in building that confidence but, Madison said, “Attollo has shown me what I can really do.”
That Lancaster-based college access/leadership program has pushed her beyond her comfort zone, she said, improving her public-speaking skills, reinforcing her positive outlook, and helping her to make new friends.
“They’re like my family.’’
Through Attollo, which means “rise up’’ in Latin, she and student partners in a startup business have designed three working prototypes of a pedal-triggered page turner for musicians. Penn Manor and Columbia school districts are using the product."
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