From field worker to two-time-award-winning fifth-grade math teacher, Carol Mendez ’09 embodies the American dream.
Adversity in college should mean too few Instagram likes, too little gas money or no weekend plans. It should not mean life-altering circumstances that require courage, strength and confidence to overcome.
Central students can choose to temper chocolate or temper debates during their final year. Either way, they will enter the real world with ganache—or is that panache?
Read the best from 2018’s Commencement address.