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An anthology of unique and inspiring college essays from first-generation college-bound youth in the city of New Orleans.
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    THE CHEERLEADER: Rah-rah-shish-koom-bah! Join the movement and celebrate this generation of New Orleanians on the path to college. We'll publicly shout you out at school for being a total rockstar.

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    THE APPLICANT: Signed, sealed, delivered. Receive a copy of the final book, professionally designed, full-color, and filled with essays and photographs, fresh off the presses!

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    THE LUNCH LADY: We'll serve you up a limited-edition hardcover version of the book, all glossy and nicely appointed for your coffee table, plus a little something extra! Get a pack of specially designed postcards featuring our youth authors and scenes around New Orleans that you can share with all your friends.

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    THE DRUM MAJOR: Nice hat. You're marching the band onto the field! Receive an autographed copy of the limited-edition hardcover book and a personal invitation to attend our Declaration Day this May, a joyous event similar to sports signing days where we come together to celebrate the college acceptances of this year's graduating class.

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    THE STUDENT BODY PRESIDENT: Thank you for your leadership Madam (or Mister) President! In addition to an autographed copy of the limited-edition hardcover book, you'll be named as an official sponsor in the book and receive VIP Treatment (4 tickets and reserved seating) at both our Declaration Day and Graduation in May. You'll get to see and celebrate our students in person, and you never know who else you'll meet!

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