A 20-year-old Ijaw student from Rivers State has emerged the 2021 overall best scholar at the Syracuse University in New York, the United States of America.
Miss Alaba Ann Tam Danagogo is graduating with distinctions in Biology Major and Minor in English and Textual Studies, among other academic accomplishments.
She was also awarded the prestigious 1870 scholarship by the university for another four-year Medical Studies.
The university’s Dean of the School of Arts and Science, Prof. Karin Ruhlandt, said among Alaba’s academic accomplishments are the Deans List Honors, Distinction in Biology and the highest recognised 1870 Syracuse University scholarship offered by the Office of Admission of the university.
Alaba was Students’ Speaker (valedictorian) for 2021 and she was selected as a Senior Class Marshall of the university.
She was also recognised as a Distinguished Syracuse University Scholar, having graduated summa cum laude with a 3.97 CGPA in a…
Source: Linda Ikeji