Unlikely Graduate From UNT Dallas Shares Success Story, Plans To Break Family's Cycle Of Poverty"No matter how much poverty, or unfortunate circumstances a person can be put in, they can still make a better life for themselves," 22-year-old Caleb Simmons said. "Opportunities can happen if you go for them."
19-Year-Old To Become Youngest PhD Grad In UNT HistoryAt 13, Noel Jett, started taking classes at Tarrant County College. The next year she and her mom moved to College Station so she could enroll at Texas A&M.
From Dropout To Top Grad: The Redemptive Power Of A Mother's LoveA former dropout will graduate at the top of her high school class and head to college in May. But none of that would have happened without the stand-in mom that refused to give up on her.
North Texas Graduates Who Have Truly "Overcome"Call it a "graduation to life." On Friday 35 residents of a Dallas homeless shelter celebrated a launch to self-sufficiency. The New Life Recovery Program is helping people change their lives...one choice at a time.