Every Monday, we profile a current student or college grad who is the first in their family to go to college or from a limited-income background. They share their story, how they overcame challenges, and offer tips and strategies.


Davidson College

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Hometown: Fuquay Varina, North Carolina
Currently: Junior at Davidson College / Program Assistant in the International Studies and Study Abroad Office / working on an organic apple orchard
Self-described: Chill, creative, generous
Enjoys: Studying languages, trying new recipes, and exercising

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I am a first generation and limited-income college student, originally from Hollywood, Florida. After a six-year stint in Tennessee, I have spent the last several years in Fuquy Varina, North Carolina...

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