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-"Yes, there were many people that would completely ignore you and think nothing of you." Working as a nanny she started learning English by reading baby English books with the ABC. -"So I was playing with him and all those baby toys I was learning myself." With a dictionary, Mintz began to tackle larger books and her employer eventually suggested she consider school so she headed to HCC and became not just a student but vice president of its honor society. Silvia then got a scholarship to come here to the University of St. Thomas where she studied something she had always been interested in political science. Still when Mintz finally approached a professor about getting her teaching license she was shocked by his response. He said "have you thought about law school?" and I sat there and I thought he was teasing and I'm like, me, a lawyer? and he said "yeah...".