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Anchorage graduate receives Simon scholarship

By KTVA CBS 11 News 9:32 AM August 13, 2014
ANCHORAGE –

One Anchorage high school graduate is receiving some scholarly cash this Saturday at a special back-to-school event at the 5th Avenue Mall.

Jennifer Sheasley, who received her scholarship through the Simon Youth Foundation, said the money makes it possible for her to attend Scripps College, where she plans on studying biochemistry. She’ll officially receive her award this Saturday at the mall’s ABCs of Style.

The event, which runs from 2-4 p.m. at the 5th Avenue Mall, also features storewide discounts, back-to-school style guides and a fashion show featuring local models.

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