Barstow teacher of the year is CSUSB grad


The Sun — Teaching wasn’t Donna Gregg’s original plan. It wasn’t even her backup plan.

The Sun (San Bernardino County)“I never played school, I never wanted to be a teacher,” said Gregg, a graduate of Cal State San Bernardino.

She had hoped to become a veterinarian, but both her high school and college counselors warned her that the veterinary school at UC Davis – the nearest veterinary school in the late 1970s – simply didn’t admit women.

“I thought `I don’t know what I’m going to do then.”‘

The article, published Dec. 10, 2012, also appeared in the San Jose Mercury News and Contra Costa Times.

Read the complete article at “Barstow teacher of the year excels in a profession she never intended to pursue.”