USF Alumni Association Names Fall 2014 Outstanding Graduate Award Recipients
The University of South Florida Alumni Association has named three fall 2014 Outstanding Graduates, one for each regional institution of the USF System.
TAMPA, Fla. (Dec. 11, 2014) – The University of South Florida Alumni Association has named three fall 2014 Outstanding Graduates, one for each regional institution of the USF System. An Outstanding Graduate is a graduating senior who embodies leadership, school spirit, academic excellence, community involvement and a love for USF.
The Outstanding Graduate recipients will be recognized at USF Commencement ceremonies at their respective institutions:
John Tuy, Accounting, will graduate with a 3.91 overall GPA. Born in Cambodia, Tuy came to the U.S. with his mother when he was five years old and learned English from his first teacher who also instilled in him a passion for learning. Tuy is recipient of the Fred B. Seiber Foundation Scholarship that is awarded to students with at least a 3.5 GPA who overcame adversity and possess the characteristics of integrity, leadership and entrepreneurship. He is a member of the USF Student Advisory Board and the Beta Alpha Psi Honors Accounting Fraternity. He has accepted a third internship with PricewaterhouseCoopers for the upcoming spring of 2015, and he plans to complete a masters in tax after which he hopes to call PwC his professional home. Tuy will be recognized at USF Tampa’s commencement ceremony held on Saturday, Dec.13, 9 a.m. in the USF Sun Dome.
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