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Ashwatha Thenappan of Dublin was named as a recipient of a $1,000 college scholarship funded by the North Columbus Civitan Club.
The presentation was made on May 16.
Thenappan, a senior at Dublin Coffman High School, received the Civitan Sam Rosen Scholarship. She plans to attend the University of Kentucky and enter medical school after obtaining a bachelor's degree in biology.
Her school activities include National Honor Society, secretary of student council, varsity tennis, orchestra and Science Olympiad. She has also volunteered extensively at Riverside Methodist and Nationwide Children's hospitals.