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Rosa, From Immigrant to Law School

Rosa immigrated from Mexico as a teenager, learned English, transferred to SJSU and then went to law school.

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Hao Transferred to Cal After Immigrating from Vietnam

Hao moved to the U.S. from Vietnam, as the son of a physics teacher. He ended up graduating from UC Berkeley.

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Travis' Journey Took Him Overseas

Travis went from Mission to Cal Poly Pomona and SCU Law School, studying abroad twice over his college career.

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Ann Learned English and Then Nursing

Ann took ESL classes and then went onto graduate from the nursing program and transfer to USF.

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Jack Chose STEM and Then SJSU

Jack went from Mission, finding the STEM Center and becoming a STEM mentor before transferring to San Jose State

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Priscilla Found Home is What's Best

Priscilla went from Mission to Monterey Bay and San Jose State, realizing sometimes closer to home is best.

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Sammy Developed Effective Study Skills

Sammy went from Mission to UC Santa Cruz, and realized an effective study routine was key to his success.

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Jyodi Benefited from the Jack Kent Cook Scholarship

Jyodi, a STEM major from Fremont's JFK High School, earned a Jack Kent Cooke scholarship to transfer to UC Davis.

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Albin Used Counseling to Be Successful at UCLA

Albin transferred to UCLA, using counseling and the career center to be successful.

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Justin's Historical Tourney to the Hilltop

Justin went from History major to USF as a transfer student.

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