Feeling hopeless, he started rebelling and was on course to join a gang. Fortunately, in Junior High, he took a field trip to California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) through one of our outreach programs. There he saw a diverse mix of students, including many Latinos like him.
That inspired Alejandro to turn the tides. He qualified for one of our scholarships and is now a CSUSM senior earning his degree in criminology and sociology.
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