In this shantytown, where more than 1,500 families are exposed to industrial pollution, the children suffer the problem in their blood.
The struggle is far from over to make higher education a place where student and taxpayer interests are placed at the forefront.
Valerie Tarico is a psychologist. She is the author of Trusting Doubt: A Former Evangelical Looks at Old Beliefs in a New Light. She is also the founder of WisdomCommons.org.