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Giving Students Supportive Bridge to Success

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Phi Nguyen is scheduled to graduate from the University of San Diego in May with degrees in Communication Studies and psychology. Tears will likely flow in celebration of her accomplishment when it happens, but some, too, might fall upon reflection of her introduction to USD.

Nguyen was one of 26 participants in Student Support Services’ weeklong Summer Bridge program in August 2007. Nguyen, a first-generation student, knew few people when she arrived at USD, but her confidence soared in Summer Bridge. She made friends, met faculty, learned the rigor needed as a USD student, participated in fun activities and gained a true connection to the university. (Full Story Inside USD)

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