Emmanuel Perry - - 2015 Founders Memorial Scholarship Recipient

Emmanuel Perry – – 2015 Founders Memorial Scholarship Recipient

Emmanuel Perry IBO | Senior, University of Minnesota | Minneapolis, Minnesota Joe and Helyne Victor 2015 Memorial Scholarship Recipient To Liberia and Back Family and Freedom probably mean more to 23-year-old Emmanuel Perry than most people. His ancestors were newly freed American slaves who helped colonize Liberia. And just as …Read Full Story

Zhaxi “Joshie” Nima - 2015 Founders Memorial Scholarship Recipient

Zhaxi “Joshie” Nima – 2015 Founders Memorial Scholarship Recipient

Zhaxi “Joshie” Nima IBO | Senior, Kettering University | Flint, Michigan Fred and Bernice Hansen Memorial Scholarship Recipient Beginning in Another World It is difficult to imagine a path to freedom, education, and hope more unlikely than Zhaxi “Joshie” Nima’s. Born in Tibet in a village at the base of …Read Full Story

Nancy D. Cardenas Gonzalez - 2015 Founders Memorial Scholarship Recipient

Nancy D. Cardenas Gonzalez – 2015 Founders Memorial Scholarship Recipient

Nancy D. Cardenas Gonzalez Child of an IBO | Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign | Urbana, Illinois Jere and Eileen Dutt 2015 Memorial Scholarship Recipient A New Country, and Challenges Like many new immigrants, Nancy Cardenas Gonzalez and her family’s first years in the United States were marked by …Read Full Story