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  • Top graduating scholars share their dreams

    Top graduating scholars share their dreams

    By Mason Jones
    Published: May 21, 2010

    Five graduating top scholars — Kenya Wells, Lynne Chantranupong, Marissa Duswalt, Zuhair Khan and Grace Eckhoff — share their dreams and aspirations to change the world after commencement.

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      best answer said on Aug. 30, 2010 at 10:49 a.m.
      I would like to join your school and need some guides if possible... Is there a kind of admission test??
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      The college culture of the United States and India: Part 4 « An academic view of India said on June 2, 2010 at 5:17 p.m.
      [...] The college culture of the United States and India: Part 4 Attending the graduation ceremony of the University of Texas is quite an experience. This university produces more graduates than any of the other great American public universities. But on graduation day, what is even more striking than the quantity and diversity of the graduates is the obvious connection between the university and the broader community. Three graduates were singled out and given the tremendous honour of rising before their graduating peers and the watching public. Not for perfect GPAs or GRE scores, or for admission to elite graduate schools, but for their outstanding contributions to their community at the young age of 21. One served his country in Iraq and graduated with degrees in history and drama. One came from an underprivileged community in Texas and was already using her Engineering degree to better their lives. Some others are profiled here. [...]