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Meet our Scholars

Class of 2015

Adam Arias
Connecticut
Civil Engineering
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"My favorite thing about BEST was that there was always someone to go to when you needed help."
  Dulce Delgado
Illinois
Sociology, minor in Communications & Media Studies
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"I'm glad I took full advantage of all that BEST has to offer."
  Alice Lee
Massachusetts
Computer Engineering
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"The transition from high school to college took time and it's not something that can be taught through a workshop or seminar. It was comforting to know that if I was struggling, someone in BEST will be there for support."
  Phoebe Manning
Massachusetts
Mechanical Engineering
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"Meeting people during the summer was great. I also enjoyed attending all the BEST events like the holiday party."
  Timothy O'Sullivan
Connecticut
Chemical Engineering
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"Through the BEST program, I made several good friends."
  Sandro Renteria-Garcia
California
Chemical Engineering
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"I loved knowing the campus, faculty and classmates before actually attending school in the fall."
  Anecia Richards
New York
Engineering
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"Sunday dinners were always my favorite part of BEST!"
  Amanda Rock
Massachusetts
Mechanical Engineering
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"It was nice for me to meet and make friends with people in my major right away. You will be with these friends in your major for the next four years and working with friends on homework was most helpful for me."
  Jovi Rodriguez
New York
Engineering Psychology and Economics
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"I enjoyed the opportunity to be a peer mentor to younger BESTies to help provide guidance in choosing classes and overall support."
  Vinny Wang
Massachusetts
Chemical Engineering
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"I appreciated the one-on-one meetings each semester to ensure I kept on track with my job search and academics."