"It's not supposed to be easy; it's just supposed to be worth it."
In this episode, we hear from Jacoby Cochran, a senior at Bradley University who has won seven national championships - and three individual awards - with his speech team. Mr. Cochran tells us how growing up in some of Chicago's rougher neighborhoods has informed his speaking today.
About this series: Say Something collects stories from college students about what they're up to and why. Check for new episodes every two weeks during the summer. View more episodes.
Photo: Duane Zehr, Bradley U. Music: Theme courtesy of John Gravois