The Starting Point

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World Citizen Award

Posted on: January 8th, 2016 by maryjo 1 Comment


Mbathio Diagne, TRIO Starting Point student is one of twenty students selected throughout the MNSCU system for the Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award. This award, through the generosity of Dr. Mark Welter, provides an annual tribute to Minnesota State Colleges and Universities students who most exemplify the thoughts, words, and actions demanded by a 21st century world citizen.

Mbathio is pursuing a Mathematics degree at MCTC and is diligently preparing to transfer to Cornell University with the intention of obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. Additionally, Mbathio is one of our TRIO Starting Point per mentors and a tutor in the Tutoring Center.


One Response

  1. Jennifer Brookins-King says:

    Congrats Mbathio, we are so proud of you!!!

    Jennifer, Director of TRIO Starting Point

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