by Stan Sowers.
Senior Jesse Contreras has been named a Gates Millenium Scholar! He will receive a scholarship that will cover his entire educational costs at the University of Texas at Austin. Jesse was one of 1,000 students, out of 20,000 applicants,selected across the nation for this prestigious and lucrative award. This is a renewable scholarship that will include funding through the doctorate level. Mr. Contreras does plan on being Dr. Contreras in the not so distant future.