NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 17, 1992
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.
(New York: Gary Matsumoto) Columbia University student Kevin Otero, who was admitted under the higher education opportunity program, profiled; scenes shown from his old New York City neighborhood; details given of his new life as scholarship holder, student and mentor. [OTERO - says the school was shocked by how well he did; explains how a teacher inspired him to go to college.] [NACME president Dr. George CAMPBELL - says students like Otero need a push.]
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