Podmore Foundation: Larissa named Inaugural Yalari Valedictorian for 2015
Larissa Named Inaugural Yalari Valedictorian for 2015
On Friday 28 August, 29 Year 12 Yalari students from around Australia met for a celebratory lunch at Duntroon. Podmore Foundation scholarship recipient Larissa (Year 12, Canberra Girls Grammar School) was named the inaugural Yalari valedictorian for 2015. Congratulations to Larissa and all other graduating Yalari scholarship recipients!
In her acceptance speech, Larissa spoke about how honoured she feels to be recognized in this way and she made special mention of Podmore Foundation and its president, Dr Bob Breen, who she said have given her the “opportunity to travel overseas to Laos and Thailand, represent my school at a national level for basketball multiple times, as well as represent my country in Canada.” Read more...