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Make It Free

by Joseline Garcia

My college experience wasn’t like what you see in the movies.

To put myself through school at UC Santa Barbara, I worked the night shifts at In & Out. My parents work hard, but their income from gardening and housekeeping just wasn’t enough to support me, too.

I was taking a full course load and sleeping 3-4 hours a night in order to balance everything.

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