Why College Education Is Important to Me

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“Why College Education is Important to Me” Why college education is important to me?’ I strongly believe that having a college education will allow me to reach dreams and set goals that I would never had been able to reach otherwise. It will allow me to provide a better life for my family (specifically my husband & kids) and because it is the foundation of life. We have gone without what many others have taken for granted. Purchasing a house, yearly vacations, small camping trips are all just a dream to my family. My aspiration is to not only make myself proud, but to also be an example to my kids and to other woman like me like these women inspire me and became role models to me! Reading about them and about their success and what they have achieved also has set my mind and inspire me to father my education. • Marjorie Lee Browne (September 9, 1914 – October 19, 1979) was a notable mathematics educator, the second African-American woman to receive a doctoral degree in the U.S., and one of the first black women to receive a doctorate in mathematics in the U.S. • Lucille Roybal –Allard (January 3, 1993 to present) she became a political. Allard pioneer Congresswoman became the first Mexican-American woman elected to Congress. California State University, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965; community relations and nonprofit executive; member of the California state assembly, (1987-1992) elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third and to the eight succeeding Congresses • Sonia Maria Sotomayor (August 8, 2009) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Sotomayor is the Court's 111th justice, its first Hispanic justice, and its third female justice. Sotomayor was nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York by President George H. W. Bush in 1991, and her nomination was confirmed in 1992. In 1997, she was

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