Merlyn Perez was the first in her family to go to college, so she was also the first to graduate when she walked the stage at UC Merced on Sunday. That could be quite an accomplishment, since the psychology student didn't even learn to read until she was 10. (May 16, 2014)
Merlyn Perez was the first in her family to go to college, so she was also the first to graduate when she walked the stage at UC Merced on Sunday. That could be quite an accomplishment, since the psychology student didn't even learn to read until she was 10. (May 16, 2014) tmiller@mercedsunstar.com
Merlyn Perez was the first in her family to go to college, so she was also the first to graduate when she walked the stage at UC Merced on Sunday. That could be quite an accomplishment, since the psychology student didn't even learn to read until she was 10. (May 16, 2014) tmiller@mercedsunstar.com

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