"Until about 6 months ago I was a career student, having earned my undergraduate and graduate degrees in succession. During this time I learned a lot about the struggles a full course load can provide. I also learned about the joy that can come from the breakthrough moment when helping one of your peers understand course material. When I worked as a presentations coach for my MBA classmates I loved seeing the improvement in their skills over the course of a semester. For all these reasons I am lo"