Northeastern University to Honor Scholarship Winners from Boston Public High Schools by News@Northeastern - Contributor June 29, 2007 Share Mastodon Facebook LinkedIn Twitter What: Northeastern University will host a dinner honoring more than 30 Boston Public High School students who won scholarships to attend Northeastern in 2007. When: Friday, June 29th, from 5 to 7 p.m. Location: Northeastern’s Curry Student Center Ballroom Event Details: Mayor Thomas Menino, Boston Public School superintendent Michael Contompasis, and Northeastern president Joseph Aoun will congratulate the scholarship winners and speak about their accomplishments. Event Contact: John Natale at 617-373-2802 or email@example.com Each of these Boston-area students has earned at least one of the following scholarships to attend Northeastern: The Boston Public High Schools Scholarship The Neal F. Finnegan Scholarship The Boston Housing Authority Scholarship The Balfour Academy Scholarship The Ujima Scholarship The Torch Scholars Program Please note the following list of this year’s scholarship winners, along with the high schools they graduated from: The Boston Public High Schools Scholarship Eris Bame, Brook Farm Business and Service Career Academy Elfreida Campbell, Community Academy of Science and Health Wendy Chan, Academy of the Pacific Rim Anh Chung, Excel High School Timon Cooney, Boston Latin School Luis Escobar, East Boston High School Badewa Fashote, Boston Latin Academy Peter Georgiev, John D O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science April Lamrock, Health Careers Academy Jean Loreus, Urban Science Academy Erin Maiullari, Boston Collegiate Charter School Jillian Rose, Monument High School Yanelin Salerno, The Engineering School Genta Spaho, Boston Community Leadership Academy Kamil Supronik, Excel High School My Chi Tran, East Boston High School Sebastian Witkowski, Boston Community Leadership Academy Jiahui Liao, Health Careers Academy Juan Santos, Muriel S. Snowden International School at Copley Shannell Parson, Edward G. Noonan Business Academy The Neal F. Finnegan Scholarship Gordon Forbes, Newton North High School The Boston Housing Authority Scholarship Antwionette Andrews-Clark, John D O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science Maria Fontes, Parkway Academy of Technology and Health Phong Pham, TechBoston Academy The Balfour Academy Scholarship Kierra Cook, Boston Latin School Tuuyen Dao, Boston Latin Academy Badewa Fashote, Boston Latin Academy Gordon Forbes, Newton North High School Betty Jasper, John D O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science David Kamara, Wellesley High School Charissa McMullen. Belmont High School Meisha Swaby, John D O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science The Ujima Scholarship Dashawn Bristol, John D O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science Lindsay Carrasquillo of Boston, Newton North High School Davina Ashley Griffith, John D O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science David Kamara, Wellesley High School Charissa McMullen, Belmont High School Yennifer Pedraza, Boston Latin Academy Jennifer Quintero, John D O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science Wensess Raphael, Academy of the Pacific Rim Kelly Vilella, Boston Day and Evening Academy Jenee Hampton, Fenway High School Jessica Cetoute, John D O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science Jairo Montero, Boston Latin Academy The Torch Scholars Program Glenny Reynoso, Edward G. Noonan Business Academy Chynah Tyler, Prospect Hill Academy Charter School About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in interdisciplinary research, urban engagement, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. The university’s distinctive cooperative education program, where students alternate semesters of full-time study with semesters of paid work in fields relevant to their professional interests and major, is one of the largest and most innovative in the world. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in six undergraduate colleges, eight graduate schools, and two part-time divisions. For more information, please visit www.northeastern.edu.