Graduating Senior Dawn Hales on connecting with younger classmates

At 63, Dawn Hales knew she wanted to continue her eduation. She had already spent 25 years as a registered nurse, but wanted to earn a bachelor of science degree in nursing. At first, she wasn't sure she would fit in with students so much younger than her. But she found that they valued her experience, and she loved their energy. Now they've developed close relationships, and Hales is excited to see them follow in her footsteps in the medical profession. For more on Dawn's path back to school visit