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Shanita Talton

Student Rising Above Shanita Talton (CBS)

East Bay Student Raises Family, Earns Degree From Cal

Shanita Talton did a graceful twirl as she walked across the stage at Zellerbach Hall at UC Berkeley to receive her college diploma, a bachelor’s degree in Social Welfare. But that accomplishment may be secondary to what Shanita accomplished at home, raising her four younger brothers and sisters in student housing, while working on her degree.

01/06/2014

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