March 26, 2009
While her peers were studying in the classroom at Carl Wunsche Sr. High School last fall, Benish Bahalim was learning about cultural assimilation firsthand in Geneva, Switzerland.
“Skipping the beginning of my junior year didn’t seem OK, so I decided to talk to Mrs. Fuentes, the Technology counselor,” she said. “Mrs. Fuentes led me to Texas Tech, an option which allowed me not to miss out on school.”