Junior Nominated for Virginia Spanish Program

Lily Hargis (Richmond '14) has been selected as the MLWGS candidate for the Governor's Foreign Language Academies, a three-week language immersion study at Washington and Lee University. MLWGS is allowed to select only one student to apply to the Spanish Academies program.

Four finalists were nominated after writing an essay and a giving a one-minute speech. Hargis was chosen after a final Spanish-language interview with judges including faculty and outside evaluators.
Hargis will now advance to the state-wide selection process. Attendees are named in mid April.