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5 African Americans picked as Rhodes Scholars

26 Dec

Every year the Rhodes Trust awards exceptional postgraduate students with a scholarship to pursue studies in all fields at the prestigious University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world. The competition for the coveted honor is tough, but this year, five of the 32 scholarships awarded to Americans went to African-Americans. – See more at: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2014/12/5-african-americans-named-rhodes.html