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Lebanon, Indiana -- Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Shannon Mulcahy hugs her son Bub during a scholarship night for her daughter Nicole.
Nicole, whose father died when she was 12, lives with her paternal grandmother. She won enough scholarships to cover four years of tuition.
Mulcahy, a steelworker, will travel back and forth to Mexico as her employer Rexnord Bearings moves its operations to the country. Mulcahy will train her replacements.
CREDIT: Alyssa Schukar for The New York Times