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May 24, 2010

BSC sophomore named outstanding international student

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.-Birmingham-Southern student Yuan Gong of College Hills is the recipient of the Genzan Chiba Outstanding International Student Award presented during the college's 2010 Honors Day Convocation.

The award honors the memory of the former BSC student who attended the college in the fall of 1986 and winter of 1987. It is presented each year to an international student who, like Chiba, shows dedication, leadership and service to the college.

An accounting major, Gong is a native of Chengdu, China, and is the daughter of Jia and Xiaoyong Gong.

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