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Candidate for Buda City Council, Place 3: Buda council candidate Jurika is a successful immigrant story
Virginia Jurika arrived in America in 1996 from her native Chile and in three years completed her B.A. in English at Florida International University while also working full time for a telecom company to pay for her education. She went on to the University of Pennsylvania for a master’s degree in Organizational Dynamics while also working full time at the Wharton School.
At graduation, forgoing high offers from the corporate world, Virginia followed her heart, joining the Peace Corps for ...