15 Female Xavier Prep Students Recognized for IT Skills
Fifteen Xavier College Preparatory students were recently honored by the National Center for Women and Information Technology as winners of this year’s “Aspirations in Computing” awards.
According to the Paradise Valley Independent, the wiinning students were: seniors Rita Barakat, Fiona Lobo, Claudia Lucca, Lisbet Maldonado, Hannah Paynter, Kirielle Singarajah, Sara Skornik, and Emma Yarbrough; juniors Nsomma Alilonu, Molly Luther, Kassidy McIntyre, Adanna Padda, and Erin Sweeney; and sophomores Carolina Cisneros and Josie Tang.
Each girl also received a $4,000 scholarship to the Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering at Arizona State University.
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