- Michelle Obama writes in her new memoir, “Becoming,” that one of the most pivotal moments in her life was when a college counselor told her she wasn’t “Princeton material.”
- The future first lady decided to disregard the counselor’s opinion and apply anyway. And she got in.
- When she started at Princeton, she says she learned that she was just as smart as everyone else, despite what she had been led to believe.
When Michelle Obama was in high school, a college counselor said she didn’t think the promising teen had what it took to get into Princeton University.
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