NYPD auxiliary cop goes from homeless to Harvard, hopes to inspire others – New York Daily News

(DAILY NEWS)  Elizabeth Elizalde, March 26, 2019

A volunteer cop from Queens has gone from living in a homeless shelter to studying at Harvard University, and she hopes to be an inspiration for others struggling to improve their lives.

Athena Capo-Battaglia, 18, said she knew that getting a higher education would put her on a path that would change her world.