Left, Daniel Guthrie dropped out of high school and served in combat missions in Iraq before majoring in kinesiology. Right, Braxton Cullors, an aerospace engineering student, is the only African-American woman in her program. Both Cal Poly students are graduating this weekend.
Left, Daniel Guthrie dropped out of high school and served in combat missions in Iraq before majoring in kinesiology. Right, Braxton Cullors, an aerospace engineering student, is the only African-American woman in her program. Both Cal Poly students are graduating this weekend. Tribune photos newsroom@thetribunenews.com
Left, Daniel Guthrie dropped out of high school and served in combat missions in Iraq before majoring in kinesiology. Right, Braxton Cullors, an aerospace engineering student, is the only African-American woman in her program. Both Cal Poly students are graduating this weekend. Tribune photos newsroom@thetribunenews.com

How 2 Cal Poly grads overcame challenges and became trailblazers

June 10, 2016 07:31 PM