Photos: “Dreamers” in Their Own Words

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Demetrius Jackson

This Detroit freshman shines in chess, where he has ranked No. 20 out of 300 students in national competitions in recent years. “I’m competitive. I like to win and when I win it gives me motivation,” Jackson said. He added that he would like to be a forensic scientist when he gets older.

(Photo: Personal photo)

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