Rhodes Scholarship

Harvard University graduate Jin K. Park, who holds a degree in molecular and cellular biology, listens during an interview in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.
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January 04, 2019 - 8:16 am
By Philip Marcelo, Associated Press CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — He became the first "Dreamer" to win the prestigious Rhodes scholarship, but for recent Harvard University graduate Jin Park, the joy of that achievement has given way to uncertainty. The 22-year-old, who lives in New York City, risks not...
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Anea Moore is the city's latest Rhodes Scholarship recipient
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Pat Loeb
November 29, 2018 - 8:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia city council on Thursday passed a resolution honoring the city's latest recipient of the coveted Rhodes Scholarship; a University of Pennsylvania senior who has overcome tragedy to excel academically. "I am a public school kid from Southwest Philadelphia...
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Oxford University
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November 19, 2018 - 10:23 am
BOSTON (AP) — The latest crop of U.S. Rhodes scholars has more women than any other single class, and almost half of this year's recipients of the prestigious scholarship to Oxford University in England are either immigrants or first-generation Americans, the Rhodes Trust announced Sunday. Among...
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