Paul Maartense

Dropping Back In Profile: Paul Maartense

Paul Maartense is a student at Cabrillo College in Aptos, California. He shares his struggles in education and how the Academy for College Excellence program at Cabrillo helped him acquire the tools he needed to succeed in college.

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