On Esmeralda Hoscoy's first visit to the UAlbany campus, she discovered that a world of opportunity awaited her here.
“I wanted to do something big, to go where no one knew me and strike out on my own,” said Hoscoy, Class of 2007. She took advantage of all that UAlbany offered while gaining valuable experience. She was vice president of the Student Association, a director on the University Auxiliary Services Board, and an intern with the New York State Senate, all while working 30 to 40 hours a week in on- and off-campus jobs.
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