EdAmbassadors Perspective

My first-generation college experience: Emmanuel Vazquez

This week, EducationNC is spotlighting perspectives from those we are thankful for: our students and our educators. Follow along as we share the stories of first-generation college students and five educators at Catawba Valley Community College.

About the author

Emmanuel Vazquez (Phillip O. Berry Academy 2016) is a junior studying Health Systems Management at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He aspires to become an analyst at a hospital to infuse his passion for medicine and data to impact lives and improve systems.