As commencement season wraps up, we wanted to share an excerpt from Cuyamaca College speech instructor Nancy Jennings' graduation address, given just a few weeks after she was injured in a serious bicycle crash.
|Nancy Jennings at Cuyamaca College's commencement|
Some of you have had to work a part-time, or even a full-time job to make it through. Some of you are parents, or re-entry students or struggle with English as a second language. You didn't just get your degree or certificate without sacrifice and hard work. We can see it on your faces when you come to class, and whether you know it or not, your stories affect us and can stay with us for years.