Produced by Lauren Scrudato
J.P. Aponte is a 27-year-old journalism major a SUNY New Paltz. At the end of high school, he became addicted to drugs and lost his drive to succeed. This is his story of overcoming addiction and deciding on a career path.
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The Survivor. Produced by Jaleesa Baulkman.
The Outsider. Produced by Mili Ali.
The Transfer Student. Produced by Kimberly Locke.
The DIY Applicant. Produced by Zhen Wen Lin.
The Sculptor. Produced by Khynna Kuprian.
The Teacher. Produced by Julio Olivencia.
The Baseball Player. Produced by Brendan O’Keefe.