Ruff Dreams Big with ScribeSense
For John Ruff ’12, his success can be attributed to what he calls grit, or the ability to keep moving forward when the going gets tough.
Grit is what brought him to the University of St. Thomas from his hometown in Minnesota. Grit is what allowed him to suffer through the Houston heat and endure long hours of soccer training, a sport he started playing his senior year of high school. Grit is what helped him make it through the hours of grading papers as a schoolteacher with Teach for America
, and grit is what helped Ruff and the ScribeSense team present and win at the Dream Big America
competition this past February. Continue Reading