"During my 7th grade year, I remember sitting in the school auditorium listening to a presentation about a new program called 'Compact for Success.' As a 12-year-old, college seemed to be lifetimes away.
"Yet, the people giving the presentation were telling me that it was never too early to prepare for college. That opened up my eyes to the possibilities that lay before me."
Read more (in English) (en Español).
–Jennifer Abundez: Compact Scholar Class of 2010