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Peer Power Scholar of The Week is a campaign purposed to recognize individuals who are committed to scholarship and academic success. These individuals not only gain knowledge but are committed to sharing knowledge with others as a means of changing lives and redirecting Memphis youth. Each scholar of the week is nominated by a teacher, school administrator or someone in the community who recognizes their unwavering pursuit of scholarly achievement.
“Competence breads confidence.” ~Bill Sehnert
Peer Power Foundation is proud to promote Memphis area scholars on WREG.
You may nominate a scholar here: https://forms.gle/ukwYgbban2tf8RUv5
This Month’s Scholars of the Week:
Jae Winters graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Memphis and is currently attending the University of Southern California to earn an MFA in Film and Cinema Production. He’s a media intern at Peer Power. Congratulations, Jae!
Bre’Ana Richardson is a senior at Kingsbury High School. She’s on the Student Ambassador and Morning Announcement teams at her school. She aspires to go to medical school so she can give back to her community. Congratulations, Bre’Ana!
Sylvia Barnes is a 4th year PHD student getting her Doctorate in English at University of Memphis. She wants to be a professor and has a desire and a passion to help people achieve more than what they think they can do. Congratulations, Sylvia!
Kayla Johnson is a sophomore Nursing Major at the University of Memphis. She loves kids and wants to go into Pediatrics and Obstetrics in the future. Congratulations, Kayla!