failure

Resiliency
11:41 am
Fri April 26, 2013

Too Smart For Her Own Good

Michele Tracy Berger lets her students know successful people have failures too.
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Michele Tracy Berger, Ph.D, is a professor in the Department of Women's and Gender Studies at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. She’s also a writer and a creativity coach. Berger excelled early in her academic career. In high school, she was a fast rising star. Then the unexpected happened. In this segment of Real People, Real Stories, listen to her story and find out what radically darkened her glow.

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