Personal Narrative: My Stereotypes Of A Mexican American

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As a Mexican American I was told that it will be hard for me to get into college. The stereotypes that I faced was that the only job that my race was good at is construction, roofing, and landscaping. I felt like this was not true and wanted to defeat this stereotype.

I have learned a lot growing up in a big household. I am the oldest among all my siblings. Due to this I have develop social skills and leadership skills. Caring for my family was always a priority for me. I felt that i was like the man of the house when my dad left to work. I believe that his has impact me in a positive way since I devoloped many skills.

A unique prespective and strength I would like to bring along is my leadership skills. I want to help guide people and support
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