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School of Public Affairs Alumni Receives Monty Award

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Cupcake Brown

Cupcake Brown (’98, criminal justice) is an attorney, author, and motivational speaker whose personal success story has received worldwide attention. Her extraordinary journey from life on the streets to the New York Times best-seller list has included graduating SDSU magna cum laude as well as a degree from one of the most prestigious law schools in California. Her 2006 biographical book A Piece of Cake is a national and internation best seller. Through her writing and public appearances she inspires audiences around the globe.