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Liberia Native "Model Student Scholar"

Aggie Williams (foreground) with Dr. Lindsay Calderon

Acclaimed by her professors as “the model student scholar,” Eastern Kentucky University senior Aggie Williams is a living example of the power of hard work and dedication.

Williams is originally from Monrovia, Liberia, a nation on the western coast of Africa. There, she lived in a small house with 11 others, including her grandparents, parents, aunts and cousins. Williams walked with her cousins to and from school every day, and studied by candlelight, as they had no access to technology.

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Published on December 06, 2017

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