Topic: First-generation

Meet Jesus Castellano, Class of 2018

Feb. 6, 2018
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Castellano is preparing to graduate in May and start his dream job at Google this summer. His advice to first-generation students: prove people wrong, don't give up and stay humble.

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Meet Shania Williams, Class of 2019

Feb. 6, 2018
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Williams is what some might call an adrenaline junkie. So, it comes as no surprise that she’s preparing for a career in emergency medicine.

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Meet Sam Olayiwola, Class of 2018

Jan. 30, 2018
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The dance studies senior didn’t always have his sights set on the big stage. It wasn’t until he aced his first computer science class that he realized it wasn’t his dream.

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Meet Luciana Gutierrez-Moreno, Class of 2020

Jan. 30, 2018
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Since arriving on campus from El Paso, she has found her true passion and plans to take what she learns in the McCombs School of Business to help improve the lives of children around the world.

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