Our Stories: Bibiana, Scholar (2013)

BibiBibiana (Bibi) immigrated from Mexico nine years ago and rose to become president and valedictorian of her high school class, editor-in-chief of the school newspaper, and captain of the varsity soccer, swimming, and track and field teams. The daughter of a teenage single mother who worked cleaning houses, this 2013 Campbell-Seltz Scholar earned her Associate’s Degree at Prince George’s Community College and is now in the honors engineering program at the University of Maryland, College Park.

 

 

With Esperanza’s help, Bibi transferred to the University of Maryland College Park. She was accepted into the A. James Clark School of Engineering, and is pursuing Electrical Engineering.