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Sem student named recipient of Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association scholarship

Sem student named recipient of Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association scholarship
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Wyoming Seminary senior Shailee Desai and Gabrielle Grossman, a 2016 Sem graduate, were recently named recipients of the Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association Scholarships.

Wyoming Seminary senior Shailee Desai and Gabrielle Grossman, a 2016 Sem graduate, were recently named recipients of the Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association Scholarships.

Desai, of Shavertown, is the winner of the High School Scholarship, while Grossman, also of Shavertown, is the winner of the inaugural Law School Scholarship.

Desai graduates from Sem on May 29 and will be attending Princeton University in the fall, where she plans on majoring in either Public Policy or History. She is a four-year member of Sem’s Mock Trial team.

Grossman graduated from Northwestern University in 2020 with a double major in American Studies and Psychology and a minor in Creative Nonfiction. Upon her graduation from Northwestern, Grossman has been working at Reading Partner, an education non-profit in New York City. She will be attending Harvard Law School in the fall where she plans on studying Constitutional Law. Grossman has an interest in finding alternatives to incarceration through education, and health law and policy.

The Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association will present Desai and Grossman with their scholarships at the Association’s annual summer outing on July 23 at Fox Hill Country Club.