Q&A: A tremendous desire to help

Sandra Strome has brought her successful academic advising program to The OutCenter in Benton Harbor. The program, ASAP: Academic Success & Advising Program, will teach area high school and college students how to manage their time to succeed in school. 

BENTON HARBOR — Sometimes it’s not the subject matter that makes kids flunk out of school, but their time management and other skills.

That’s why Sandra Strome started the ASAP: Academic Success & Advising Program at the University of Illinois, Chicago campus in the early 2000s.