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Tessa Stevens Espinoza
Sarah Haluschak, Student Coordinator
Hometown: Dayton, Ohio
Major: Landscape Architecture
Total Years in Local Connections: 3
Favorite Memory as a Sponsored Student: "Even though the program is intended for freshman students to become acclimated with SLO and matched to a local, my relationship with my sponsor parents is even better now in my third year at Cal Poly and some of my closest friends are fellow out-of-state students."