Vicki Seppala: Opening a "World of Opportunity"

Vicki Seppala with co-workers at the Candelaria mine siteShe was working as a business manager at a technology startup and attending classes at a community college in Phoenix. Every day on her way to class, Vicki Seppala passed by a brochure pinned to the wall, and every day it caught her eye, until finally it demanded her attention.  

It was about the University of Arizona's mining and geological engineering program.  

Seppala didn't see herself advancing much further in her job, and with a young son to support, she decided it was time for a change.

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