BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— More than 1,300 Bloomington-Normal youth with outstanding academic
achievements in fifth through 12th grades were recognized June 29 at the 24th annual
Minority Academic Achievement Recognition Ceremony. The event was hosted by Illinois
Wesleyan University in collaboration with the Neighbor-to-Neighbor Educational Activity
The event featured youth speaker Sanskriti Khurana, a senior at Normal Community High
School, and guest speaker Richard F. Wilson, president of Illinois Wesleyan University.