13_BMills1Inspirational speaker and Olympic Gold medalist  Billy Mills spoke with our students on Thursday, April 17th.  He told students that it is important to have and pursue a dream no matter what your home life is or if you are rich or poor.  He shared his story of overcoming poverty and becoming an orphan to go on to college, enlist in the Marines and become the 1964 Olympic Gold medalist in the 10,000 meter race.  Footage of the race can be seen here.

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