Allison Butler, State University of New York at Plattsburgh (NY)

Major: Nursing Graduation Date: May 14, 2016 Not Counted Because: Transferred I transferred colleges because the first college I attended did not have the major I was looking for. I originally attended another SUNY college where I was accepted for the spring semester as a business major. Prior to attending the SUNY college during my…

Margaret Navarro, Indiana University Northwest (IN)

Major: Nursing Graduation Date: May 12, 2016 Not Counted Because: Transferred; Started Part-Time I had my first child while in high school and at the time, my only goal was to graduate from high school. Once I graduated, I started to think about how I would balance college and motherhood. I enrolled at a nearby…

Allie Hardacre, Cloud County Community College (KS)

Major: Science – Recreation Graduation Date: May 13, 2016 Not Counted Because: Started Part-Time I was a single mom with a six-month-old baby. I knew I wanted to go to college, but didn’t know if I could balance being a mom and a full-time student while working. As a part-time night student, I learned the…