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By Hazel-Ann McLean

Hazel-Ann McLean’s pioneering and enormous event begun on her first actual day at Queen’s Royal university, whilst she discovered that some of the most senior lecturers on the college had challenged her enrollment and insisted that QRC used to be just for boys. a brief journey to the Ministry of schooling proven that the school’s constitution didn’t point out “boys,” merely “students.” She used to be escorted again to category via the dean of the college, having triumph over her first of many demanding situations attending QRC. Her first step opened the door for dozens extra ladies to wait QRC and different all-male faculties in Trinidad.

As her education keeps, Hazel-Ann is at first surprised on the camaraderie and mutual expectancies of admire that either the scholars and lecturers proportion. Her scholastic/holistic schooling at St. Francois ladies’ university, her all-female highschool, with her domestic lifestyles formed her skill to navigate the wealthy heritage, tradition, and legacy of QRC.

She walks readers via a sequence of whimsical studies that supply either stumbling blocks and triumphs to this teenage lady confronted with performing on her personal in a faculty of 600-plus boys. eventually, her booklet files the teachings she discovered at QRC that experience carried her via her personal specialist and private life.

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