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Pomp and Unfortunate Circumstance: A College Senior on Missing Graduation

A personal essay about missing out on graduation and other milestones.

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Today, our Wake-Up Call newsletter is featuring a personal essay by Mary Kate O’Leary, a 22-year-old Florida native wrapping up her senior year at University of Notre Dame. She will graduate with degrees in Spanish and the

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