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The energy was high in the Bethancourt Ballroom in the MSC on the Texas A&M campus last week as 110 incoming engineering students and their families celebrated the culmination of the Engineering Summer Bridge Program, which was designed to bridge the gap from high school to college for first-generation students.


Making the transition from high school to college can be difficult for many students. For first-generation college students the transition is often even more challenging. A new five-week summer program helped bridge the gap from high school to college for 51 first-generation students at the Texas …