Mayor Susan Speaks at TxSt Teen PAL Camp

 

On July 22 2011, the Honorable Susan Narvaiz spoke to a group of young people attending the Teen PAL Camp who were being encourged to consider planning for college.  She shared her own personal journey of hardship through her teen years and encouraged them to fight for their future, hold on to their dreams, and act on them.  ”I hold myself to a high standard and I expect the same from others, no excuses,” Narvaiz said.  She assured them they could survive adversities and be a strong adult with the will to make the best of whatever challenges life may bring if they commit to looking forward and not behind.