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Returning student thrives at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City

A woman who is headed for a nursing career credits much of her success to her academic adviser at OSU-OKC.

BY KANDACE TAYLOR and JANA FOSTER Published: February 23, 2013

For many adults, returning to school is difficult with numerous obstacles to overcome. For Heather McElwain, a 38-year-old single mother and Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City student, the hindrances turned into opportunities that are making her lifelong dream of becoming a nurse a reality.

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