The Bridge Program is a Partnership Between Utah's K-12 and Higher Education Systems
As a part of higher education’s partnership with USBE to offer early college Concurrent Enrollment credit, the Utah Bridge Program focus is centered on supporting access to bilingual, biliterate, and bicultural citizenship, and meeting each student’s potential in college pathways.
Bridge Student and Teacher Accomplishments
Spanish Bridge Students Win Short Film Contest - "Concurso de Cortometrajes: 2º Festival de Cine Joven Puentes 2022”
The 2022 Spanish Bridge Program Short Film Contest was held, with students from four high schools receiving top awards.
Le Monde Visits Brighton High School French Bridge Program
Mme Jessica Gourdon, journalist from Le Monde, came to Brighton High School and attend an excellent French Bridge course co-taught by Claire Tocaven (University of Utah) and Marianne Sheranian (Brighton High School).
Kate Cabrera Martinez, Recipient of a Utah Jazz Scholarship, Chooses to Attend the University of Utah
Kate Cabrera Martinez, Ben Lomond High School Spanish Bridge student, is a recipient of a Jazz scholarship for full tuition and fees for four years to attend college, as a first generation student, based on merit and need. Kate has chosen to use it to attend the University of Utah!
Utah Bridge Students Among Winners in Salt Lake County 2022 Teen Health Film Festival
At the 4th Annual Salt Lake County Health Department Teen Health Short Film Festival two Spanish Bridge Students won 2nd and 3rd place awards in the Upper Division Category, for their films on the theme of "Stories of Resilience"!