Cordova woman named Rhodes Scholar

Jody Callahan
The Commercial Appeal
Memphis, TN

A Cordova woman was named Sunday as a Rhodes Scholar, one of the most coveted honors in the academic world.

Joy Buolamwini, who graduated from Cordova High in 2008, was one of 32 Americans chosen for the honor. About 85 Rhodes Scholars are selected worldwide each year.

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