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“You’re not college material.” 23 years later, the two-time WKU graduate has spent his career mentoring students “You’re not college material.” 23 years later, the two-time WKU graduate has spent his career mentoring students

As the eighth of nine children, Delvagus Jackson (’94, ’01) didn’t hear much about college during his growing-up years. In fact, the Morganfield, Ky., native was the first in his family to graduate from college, even after being told numerous times that college wasn’t for him.

There’s no place like home—or chocolate!—for Dustin Cornett (’05) There’s no place like home—or chocolate!—for Dustin Cornett (’05)

For WKU alumnus Dustin Cornett (’05) of Beattyville, Ky., entrepreneurship is a recipe of travels, family and lots of chocolate.

Cornett and his wife, Mai, opened the Chocolat Inn and Café in Beattyville in September 2017—a process that was a sweet concoction of trial and error.

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