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Congratulations Pittsburg HS Poet & Puentista!

Pittsburg High School Puentista Natalie Calderon had her poem selected for a New York Times poetry contest.

PUENTE Alumnae Return to San Bernardino Valley College

Proud graduates of the Puente Program, Alma Lopez and Elizabeth Banuelos return to San Bernardino Valley College as staff members.  Learn more about their story here.

Congratulations to the Class of 2018 Puente Scholars!

The Puente Project is proud to announce our annual Puente Statewide Academic & Leadership Award recipients.  An impressive  202 students throughout California sent in applications that were thoroughly reviewed for academics, community leadership involvement and personal statements.

In order to be considered for the award, applicants had to meet the following eligibility criteria: