Junior Wins Russian Scholar Award

Cameron Tarry (Richmond '14) was named one of 41 Russian students nationwide to receive the American Council of Teachers of Russian’s "Russian Scholar Laureate Award" for 2012. In two years of Russian study at MLWGS, in her participation on the MLWGS trip to Russia in 2011, and in her studies at University of Richmond this past semester in an advanced Russian conversation class, Tarry has proven herself to be exceptionally motivated, exceedingly diligent, highly talented, and well on her way to an impressive proficiency, if not native-level fluency, in the four skills of a challenging language. Tarry is currently co-president of the MLWGS Russian Club.