Start of something good

August 12th, 2013

D1s Jigna Patel and Ned Meza

TAMBCD welcomes the classes of 2015 and 2017.

8:30 a.m., Monday, Aug. 12: The college’s newest students shuffled through the doors for orientation, marking the start of academic journeys two to four years in the making.

As of mid-June, Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry’s dental hygiene entering class was numbered at 30, with 29 females and one male. In the 99-student D1 realm, distribution was a bit more even, with female enrollment surpassing that of male dental students, 54 to 45.

— Jennifer Fuentes