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Fall 2016 General Syed Ali Zamin Memorial Scholarship Recipient

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awardRachel Shirley has been recognized as the Fall 2016 recipient of the General Syed Ali Zamin Memorial Scholarship. Shirley is a junior majoring in Theatre with a concentration in film. She has been a student worker in Circulation Services since she started classes at LSU in 2013. “I’m really honored to have won,” she says, “It means a lot to me that my supervisors felt me worthy of this award and I hope to continue to show the qualities associated with this scholarship.”

The $500 scholarship, which is awarded twice a year, was established in 2015 by means of a gift from the Zamin family.  The scholarship recognizes a student worker employed in the Circulation Services unit who demonstrates the same professional work ethic and love of LSU Libraries as did their father.

Read more about the scholarship on the LSU Libraries website.

 

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