Local Student Receives National Scholarship
Newman received one of eight SFY Awards of Excellence given nationally. The scholarship is renewable for up to for years. She will attend Duke University in Durham, North Carolina in the fall, where she will study history and education. A graduate of Poly Prep Country Day School, Newman was a member of the distinguished Cum Laude Society and Oasis Society. She participated in varsity soccer, swimming and lacrosse. During her spare time, she was a health intern and volunteer at PS 114.