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FHS Alumna Profiled in Virginia Tech Publication

Former FHS student Jasmine Castillo discusses scholarship at Virginia Tech

FHS Alum Jasmine Castillo

FHS Alum Jasmine Castillo – photo from VT website

When high schooler Jasmine Castillo of Fairfax, Virginia, learned that Virginia Tech had offered her a Beyond Boundaries Scholarship, she rushed into the living room to find her mother.

“Mom,” she cried, “I’m going to college! You don’t have to pay for it; you’re good.”

“My mother said, ‘Nuh, uh,’ and I was like, ‘Yeah!’” Castillo said. “We were just so excited.”

Castillo, now a first-year history major at Virginia Tech, said the scholarship is making all the difference for her education.

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