Profile in Courage: Senior Perrin Thompson writes about her battle with cancer
In every life, there are turning points that shape people into who they are and who they will become. But few predict that cancer will become one of those turning points. But that’s what happened to Perrin Thompson, a Furman senior from Richmond, Va., who writes about her experiences battling cancer as a college undergraduate. Her piece appeared in the March 27 “Guest Voices” of The Washington Post.