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UTA In The News — Monday, May 13, 2013

Monday, May 13, 2013

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Social work graduate wants to serve as example

When he collected his diploma Saturday, Irving Tyrone Deckard, 55, became the first in his family to earn a college degree, The Dallas Morning News reported. It’s been a long journey and the Grand Prairie resident wants to inspire his five children, 12 grandchildren and the boys he mentors in GPISD to attend college.