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Summer program allows freshmen to get a head start

NERDs attend a Sporting Kansas City soccer game at Children's Mercy Park June 3.

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Incoming freshmen from the Kansas City area participate in Baker’s summer bridge program, NERDs, throughout the month of June. The 16 students are apart of the Kaufmann Scholarship Program and will earn three credit hours while learning more about the transition from high school to college. The program incorporates recreational activities and adventures such as a week long rafting trip through Utah and Colorado all while the students learn more about perseverance and adapt to a college lifestyle.

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Jenna Black, Photo Editor
Jenna Black is a senior from Johnson City, Kansas. She is double majoring in Public Relations and Sports Media and minoring in Business. She is a member of the cross country and track teams, President of Delta Delta Delta sorority, an Orientation Leader and Student Director of Emerging Leaders Summit and the ParMentors program. She enjoys traveling,...
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