Throughout her first two years at Loyola Marymount University, Kay Hampton has struggled with feelings of isolation and loneliness due to her unique college experience. Working to put herself through college has polarized her from her fellow classmates. Fortunately, her mentor unintentionally changed her perspective of her journey for the better by sharing her story.
"Shopping with Shannon,"
First-Gen Voices: Creative and Critical Narratives on the First-Generation College Experience:
1, Article 8.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.lmu.edu/fgv/vol6/iss1/8