A Newark Student Dreams of Succeeding in College, but First “Boot Camp”

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Sep 20, 12:00 AM

A Newark Student Dreams of Succeeding in College, but First "Boot Camp"

That grueling schedule had become Reddick’s life ever since he earned a diploma from Newark’s Central High School in June and, days later, started a six-week summer program at Rutgers University-Newark. Known around campus as “academic boot camp,” it’s designed to prepare disadvantaged high school graduates for the rigors of college.

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