North America News

UNC’s Yorke Wins Rhodes Scholarship

December 1, 2008

Elisabeth “Lisette” Yorke has conducted AIDS research in Thailand and Cambodia, been inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and started a women’s ice hockey club. Now, these and other accomplishments, both academic and extracurricular, have led to a Rhodes Scholarship for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill senior. Saturday, (Nov. 29), she was one… Read more »

Aisha Ihab Saad

UNC’s Saad Wins Rhodes Scholarship

November 23, 2008

Aisha Ihab Saad of Cary has trekked the Amazon region, hiked the Rockies and the Himalayas and climbed a volcano in Peru. Now, these and other accomplishments, both academic and extracurricular, have helped boost the senior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to the ultimate summit for college students. Saturday (Nov. 21),… Read more »