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For many prospective students, money is the deciding factor for attending school. Lacking funds, some turn away from the idea of higher education completely, fearful of debt. But when given a helping hand, students are empowered to create. And with that freedom comes confidence.
Pam Minty, a fine arts graduate student at Portland State University, has won a national Princess Grace award to make a documentary about her mother’s blindness and her family’s connections to the landscape of western Oregon.