Jessica Pintado, 23, at her spring 2015 graduation from Florida International University. The program that she said propelled her to success, Student Support Services, recently renewed its funding from the U.S. Department of Education.
Jessica Pintado, 23, at her spring 2015 graduation from Florida International University. The program that she said propelled her to success, Student Support Services, recently renewed its funding from the U.S. Department of Education. FIU For the Miami Herald
Jessica Pintado, 23, at her spring 2015 graduation from Florida International University. The program that she said propelled her to success, Student Support Services, recently renewed its funding from the U.S. Department of Education. FIU For the Miami Herald

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