"The hope is that my project will help guide my community and motivate others to find ways of elevating their own communities."
"...After graduation I will be confident when approaching new experiences and excited about the possibilities in the future."
"...After graduation I will continue to work on my purpose while creating the life of my dreams."
"After graduation I will continue to walk in the confidence that CU instilled in me..."
"...Now I am a Latin American female and single mother with a bachelor's degree."
"...After graduation I will continue seeking to find my place in social services."
"...After graduation, I will still be a daughter, sister and mother but with a bachelor’s degree and hopefully able to have better opportunities."
"I thank my family and dearest friends for understanding my lifestyle during this whole process..."
"Now I'm a black woman, mother, wife, daughter, older sister that has a bachelor's degree and is feeling accomplished."
"...I am the first born Cape Verdean American in my immediate family to have my Bachelor’s degree! I am so proud of my journey."