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Tamika Narvaez-Payne - 2015 State of the System

November 2015

Tamika Narvaez-Payne, a student at Bakersfield College, shares her inspirational story about her path to higher education. She talks about the incredible support system and one-on-one attention she received at her campus that helped her soar. Her ambition, positive attitude and ability to keep going, no matter what challenges stood in her way, are truly something to admire.

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