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By Emma Brown
Globe Correspondent / October 14, 2008

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Two and a half years ago, Greg Walton was working at Stop & Shop, the latest in a series of low-paying dead-end jobs. After struggling academically, he had left Salem State College with loans to repay but no degree, little confidence, and few options. (Full article: 1395 words)

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