Virginia Union Science Students Chosen for Meharry Medical College Summer Program
Virginia Union Science Students Chosen For Meharry Medical College Summer Program
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Nine Virginia Union University (VUU) science students have been accepted into the Meharry Medical College Center of Excellence Bachelor of Science/Doctor of Medicine Program. The program is a six-week paid internship open to rising sophomores and juniors with a grade point average above 3.25. Students who are rising sophomores will take courses at Meharry this summer and will return next summer for a preparation course for the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT).
Students accepted into the program include Ebelle Gaelle, Valencia Hines, Renee McGilvary, Angel Scott, Monique Stone, Shanice Cannon, Demetri Boston, Amber Tanksley, and Elodie Mawel. Also included in the photograph is VUU Associate Professor Dr. Shyamal Premaratne, VUU Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Dr. Julius Scipio, and VUU President Dr. Claude G. Perkins.