Jaileen was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma at age 18 while attending college at UC Irvine. She has not let cancer de-ter her, and has remained in school while undergoing treat-ment. She has a deeper appreciation for education and truly understands what a privilege it is. She will not allow cancer to take away her dream of being the first person in her family to graduate a university. Jaileen always has a smile for everyone, radiating positivity and confidence. She lives as though this moment is ONLY a bump in the road.