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shaylaprice Shayla Price

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I Earned My Degree With Honors, But Employers Won't Let Me Shine

I’m one of the 20,000 Gates Millennium Scholars to earn a full-ride scholarship funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. However, racial and gender bias hampers the educational investment from the philanthropist couple.Growing up in a small city in southern Louisiana, it seemed impossible that I, as a Black teen, would ever attend college. No one in my immediate family...