New Orange Coast College President Sees Community Colleges as Her CallingMay 12, 2019 |
by Lilly Nguyen
When Angelica Suarez showed up at East Los Angeles College in fall 1985, she didn’t know what to expect.
She was the first in her family to graduate from high school. Her parents wanted her to get a full-time job after graduation, but she insisted that going to college would better help the family of six children. So they allowed her to go.