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2016 BESt Overview Video

2016 BESt Overview Video

Students from 32 different high schools and fifty different municipalities came together for BESt 2016 – together these students formed one identity and lived one mission. Watch the 2016 BESt highlights video to learn more about BESt Pharmacy Summer Institute.

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BESt Magazine – Vol. 1

The BESt Pharmacy Summer Institute Magazine is designed to celebrate the accomplishments of our students and promote a vision of excellence for all students from a minority perspective.

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Put Your Best Foot Forward

Put Your Best Foot Forward

Alice Opoku is trying to put her best foot forward – “Well I just wanted an intro to the medical field,” says the Rockwood Summit sophomore. “It’ll look good on my college applications. And then I will have the introduction and I’ll do better at school with the courses I’m taking here.”

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Post-Dispatch Features BESt Program

Post-Dispatch Features BESt Program

Two years ago, Mario Coronado was considering an engineering or pre-med major in college. Now at 18, Coronado has a full-tuition scholarship to St. Louis College of Pharmacy worth about $130,000, and he’s guaranteed a job at Barnes-Jewish Hospital’s pharmacy for six years after he graduates.

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