This is the sixth in the series of interviews with the College Success Arizona team.
Continuing with this feature, and throughout the next year, we’ll be taking a closer look at the College Success Arizona team, the people that make all that we do happen. We’ll be asking the normal “tell us a little about yourself” questions, but also delving a little deeper into each team member’s personality, and what makes them who they are.
This month’s subject is Matt Sotelo, one of College Success Arizona’s great Success Advisers.
Now more than ever, increasing college attainment is a major priority for Arizona. Recently, more than 60 organizations from business, philanthropic, and education communities united to set the first ever state attainment goal—60% by 2030. This coalition, Achieve60AZ, was highlighted in Gov. Ducey’s State of the State address as an initiative he plans to support in 2017.
Take it from the queen of procrastination. I couldn’t help it, I needed those final hours to be the push for motivation. I would even brag about finishing my papers an hour before class started. My friends didn’t understand how I could wait until the last possible minute and still get good grades. My personal […]