Monday, April 1, 2013

Virgin Islands News Online Website Tells Story of BVI Native and UVI Standout Kimberlee Smith

Kimberlee Smith with four of her sons, her brother
Aaron Parillion and mother Rosie Smith.
UVI senior Kimberlee Smith, president of the Student Government Association on the St. Thomas campus, was recently featured in a story in the British Virgin Islands online news site Virgin Islands News Online. The BVI native's story is headlined "VI student Kimberlee L. Smith tells inspiring story of trials & triumph!" In it, Smith recounts the long, challenging route she followed to academic success, from early parenthood, to earning a GED and studying at H. Lavity Stoutt Community College. In 2011 she enrolled at UVI and last month was inducted into the Golden Key International Honour Society.
Read the full story in the Virgin Islands News Online – feature story.