Pereviva Besong

Year: 
2012
High School: 

Pereviva is an immigrant from West Africa; she was raised by her grandmother and came to America at age 15. Despite personal challenges, she arrived in America and maximized every educational opportunity. Periviva has passed AP courses, is currently taking college credit courses and still finds time to assist others. Perivica plans to attend Johns Hopkins University and major in Biology and wants to become a doctor.