The Bridges Program is opening a boutique shop run by students. (Ali Linan Community Impact Newspaper)
Georgetown ISD’s Bridges Transition Program is scheduled to open the Bridges Boutique Dec. 16. The shop will be located at 1200 W. 17th St., Georgetown, at the old Carver Elementary School site. It will feature products handcrafted by students in the program, such as jewelry, candles, leather-bound journals and original art greeting cards. the boutique will be open Thursdays and Fridays, on normal school and business days, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Trent joined Community Impact Newspaper as an intern in May 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Texas, Austin in December 2020. In July 2021, he was promoted to Austin Metro reporter. He covers several news beats from education and government to dining, transportation, nonprofits, and healthcare. However, his primary beat is business and development. Before working at CI, Trent wrote for The Daily Texan, UT's daily student newspaper, and worked on many projects of his own for his undergraduate program. In his free time Trent writes poetry, spends time with loved ones, and watches Star Wars for the hundredth time, including other new movies.