“Being a part of this group, I feel like I have a connection with everyone here”

When Angelica Navarro stepped onto the IU Bloomington campus for the fall semester she felt empowered. As part of IU’s Groups Scholars Program, Navarro started her freshman year with six weeks of college/academic experience under her belt and almost 400 new friends. “A lot of freshmen come here and they are so overwhelmed,” said Navarro. […]