What do PUENTE students say about their experience in Puente?
- "My writing has improved 100%."
- "My whole attitude toward college has changed."
- "The mentor assignment is very unique. I have never had such a fulfilling
experience before. Meeting with my mentor gave me a feeling of knowing that I
can do it."
- "My mentor opened my eyes to all the opportunities available to me."
- "My mentor has been the greatest role model to follow. My visit was worth
every minute that I was nervous."
What do PUENTE mentors say about mentoring students?
- "I think the mentor program gives the student a tangible example of someone
who has successfully competed in their field and has proven that success is
- "My greatest joy is to say something that will spark the student to continue
their education and career aspirations."
- "I feel I have learned as much from my student as she has learned from me."