February 2015

After several attempts at a college degree, Salt Lake City resident Zachary Cummings discovered that brick-and-mortar schools did not fit his learning style.

A little over a year ago, at WGU Texas' October 2013 commencement , Shakera Baxter shared her story of overcoming odds, relinquishing regret, and taking charge of her future by becoming the first person in her family to graduate with a bachelor's degree. jwplayer("baxter").setup({ flashplayer: "https://dz731qs2ievs9.cloudfront.net/jwplayer/5.10/player.swf", file: "https://dz731qs2ievs9.cloudfront.net/texas/wgu_texas_baxter_2013_commencement.mp4", image: "https://dz731qs2ievs9.cloudfront.net/texas/wgu_texas_baxter2_2013_commencement.jpg",

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