CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY --
Campus: San Francisco State
Major/program: B.A. in Liberal Studies ’20
“I started at San Francisco State in 1996. Sophomore year, I got pregnant. I moved home from the dorms and got my A.A. at Diablo Valley College. From there, I met the wrong crowd and went off the deep end — from drug addiction to homelessness. I was homeless for almost 20 years and in and out of jail. ...
“If you’re going to get a second chance in life, go for it.”