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Laura Saavedra, center, Admission Representative at Bowling Green State University, speaks about the university to high school students during an event called "El Encuentro" (the Encounter), an aggressive effort to recruit Latino students from Detroit and Cleveland to Bowling Green State University on October 8, 2013.

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Western International High School students run past BGSU students and faculty on the campus grounds while on a scavenger hunt.

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Western International High School students squeeze into a dorm room in Kohl Hall to hear about residential life while on a scavenger hunt.

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High school students on tour during "El Encuentro" (the Encounter).

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BGSU student volunteer Mike Reilly, left, talks about residential life and holds a picture of the dorm restroom and shower facilities in Kohl Hall to Western International High School. Antonio Gallegos, center and Alyssa Vasquez, right, listen.

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Western International High School students Juan Flores, 16, left, and Antonio Gallegos, right, listen as Ben Sloan, right, a BGSU sophomore from Loudonville, Ohio, gives their team directions to a dorm room while on a scavenger hunt.

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Western International High School students from Detroit from left: Vanessa Varela, 16, David de Luna, 16, Carolina Guiterrez, 16, Analisa Alvarez, 16, and Juan Flores, 16, look over a map of the campus at BGSU for a scavenger hunt during an event called "El Encuentro" (the Encounter), an aggressive effort to recruit Latino students from Detroit and Cleveland to Bowling Green State University on October 8, 2013.

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Mariela Trejo, left, from Detroit, and Cecilia Ramirez, right, listen as Laura Saavedra, not pictured, Admission Representative at Bowling Green State University, speaks about the university.

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One of the booths for high school students to peruse.

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