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From Prison to College – Consortium to Open Doors



by Morgan Hughes

Prison changed Jose Bou’s life in a way he never expected.

While serving a 12-year sentence for drug trafficking, Bou earned a bachelor’s degree from Boston University through a special program for incarcerated students. Since his release seven years ago, Bou has become a community college professor and a mentor to others caught up in the correctional system.

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