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Best & Brightest finalist: Hope G. Patterson, Westminster Schools of Augusta

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SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: Varsity debate team, Junior State of America (chapter founder), Science Olympiad, National Honor Society, Beta Club

Hope G. Patterson

AWARDS AND HONORS: National Merit Scholarship finalist; Maureen O’Donnell Book Award; Latin, National Junior Classical League; National Greek Exam Perfect Score; American Classical League; Governor’s Honor Program finalist

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: Boys & Girls Club of America (Dogwood Terrace)

COLLEGE/CAREER: Attend Harvard University and major in classics

OF NOTE: Hope enjoys archery and is involved in the Cotillion Club.

NOMINATOR’S NOTE: “I appreciate Hope’s intellectual engagement in class, her readiness to participate, the natural leadership she provides our discussions, her willingness to take risks in essays, the responsibility she takes for her own education.” – Randall Nichols, chairman, Foreign Language Department

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