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I won’t experience graduation like I wanted.

Sonia

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What is Karla up to now?

Karla v2

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“Progress has been slow.”

I was born in a small town in the countryside of Brazil. Growing up with limited resources and non-educated parents, my vision of the world was very limited. I was brought up in a very oppressive environment. My parents were … Continue reading

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How can I change my life for good?

My name is Nahúm, and I am 33 years old. I am from a little town in the rural México, where the only ones who have a reliable paycheck are the doctors, the teachers, and the municipality workers. I come … Continue reading

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“Mija, be extraordinary!”

I have a lot of reasons why I push and push myself to be successful in life. My most important reason and my biggest motivation is my son, Jose. I had my son at the age of 17; I was just … Continue reading

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“If I can conquer foster care and homelessness, I know others can too.”

During my higher education journey, I have experienced many financial hardships, including not having a strong support system in my life. I lost my father to a brain attack stroke. After my father passed away, things went downhill for my … Continue reading

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“I thought my problems were too much for any program.”

My name is Kentrice and I came from Arkansas for high school. I did not want to come here. I was afraid of change. I thought I had all my friends I needed back home, even family. I had big … Continue reading

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