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Look Who’s Graduating #MCC2015: Single Mom Sets Example (05/22/2015)

MCC student Staci WilliamsBy the time she was in her mid-20s, Staci Williams had two children and was holding two or three jobs to make ends meet. She knew a college degree was a way for her to move up from the bottom of the income ladder, but obstacles stopped her from continuing at MCC after a semester. When she later landed a job as a mental health therapy aide at a state-operated facility, she counted her blessings and stayed on for 20 years until the physical demands of the job took a toll on her health. In 2013, t...

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Look Who’s Graduating #MCC2015: 2 Thought College Was Out of Reach (05/22/2015)

James Janowski & Miru WatanabeWatching his hardworking parents struggle to make ends meet motivated James Janowski to go to college. When it seemed difficult to pay tuition for even a semester despite working two jobs, he took his high school counselor’s advice and applied for a scholarship. That decision led to a full ride to MCC. It used to take Miru Watanabe 90 minutes to get to MCC by bus. She lived month-to-month worrying about whether she could afford to continue her studies. A friend encouraged her to apply for a s...

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