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APUS Alumni Stories: Triumphing over Adverse Conditions

Perseverance requires focus and action, regardless of what difficulties one might face. Technical Sergeant Daniel Torrio came from a troubled background that too frequently leads to a person becoming a statistic. Daniel was one of four children born to one mother. During his youth, his mother struggled with an addiction to alcoholism. As a result, Daniel bounced from school to school, literally…
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Repairing the Damage

Monkey Island lies just a half mile off the east coast of Puerto Rico. This small speck of land has the dubious distinction of being the spot where Hurricane Maria made landfall on American soil on September 20, 2017. For 16 hours, the island and the nearby area were…