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Meet Connie

Meet Connie

Connie Arbore-Aguiar stepped away from the workforce for more than a decade to care for a sick loved one, deal with some medical issues of her own and raise her young daughter. As a former educator, she did not want to return to teaching and worried the gap in her resume would make finding employment a challenge.

She knew she needed to distinguish herself in the applicant pool, and going back to school would do just that.

"I went back to school in my 50s, and it was the best thing I did."

Follow Connie on Her Journey to a New Career

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Join Connie and the countless others who have changed their lives through the continuing and professional education programs offered at The University of Texas at Austin. The Paralegal Certificate Program is accessible through Extended Campus, along with more than 200 other career-focused courses, certificates and degrees.

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