Oppressed Peoples Online Word...The Voice Of The Voiceless

Dedicated to disseminating news & information not found in mainstream media....

Congratulations To Our Sister in Islam Zainub Dhanani, Valedictorian

Zainub Dhanani, valedictorian:

http://www.americancapandgown.com/images/MedalVal.jpg

If ever one was looking for the "total package," this young scholar more than fits the bill. Zainub maintains a low-key, reserved, mild-mannered confidence. She is respectful and engaging with a great deal of moral fortitude; and yet, she is always striving to be better. Zainub has an excellent work ethic and impeccable organizational skills. She is consistently prepared and focused in class, setting an example for her peers and helping to establish a productive tone during each and every lesson.

Zainub is heavily committed to community service. For example, she was founder and co-president of the World Relief Club and Jamie Allen Food Distribution here at Lovett. She has also worked with a Somalian Refugee Help Group and the Emory Johns Creek Hospital Summer VolunTEEN Program. In addition, Zainub's consciousness and sensitivity drives her passionate commitment to Lovett's sustainability efforts, as well. She was co-president of the Upper School Green Team and was involved in four Green Team committees: the Materials Committee, the Procurement Committee, the Publicity Committee, and the Transportation Committee. In addition, with very little instruction, Zainub was able to purchase all the materials and assemble a Living Machine (which cleans water using natural, organic processes) in one of Lovett's science laboratories last year. When asked how she was able to build a working model with so little guidance, Zainub simply said, "I just figured it out."

Academically, Zainub is the best that Lovett has to offer from the class of 2012. But more importantly, her strengths revolve around her passion and desire to go beyond what is required. Zainub will attend Harvard in the fall.



Story From AJC: 


Senior recovers from illness to perform a 'super' juggling act

http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2394114849?profile=original

Zainub Dhanani is known as the "superwoman" of her graduating class at Lovett School.

The 18-year-old was a top contender for valedictorian when in January an autoimmune illness threatened her health and chance at the title. She stayed home ill and weak for two months, returning in March with a lofty goal some believed was impossible.

Dhanani vowed to complete three months of homework, her current assignments and those for January and February, before the March 29 cut off to be considered for valedictorian.

"The principal and academic dean said, ‘She would have to be a real superwoman to do that,'" her mother, Dilshad Dhanani of Duluth recalled.

Teachers were willing to lighten her load. But Dhanini didn't want any shortcuts. She set up a study schedule that gave her time devoted to old and new homework. Then, came the heavy-lifting. Dhanini crammed three science research lab studies into a single day and completed about four major assessments each week, including essays, projects and quizzes.

Spring break didn't even stop her. She was testing at Lovett instead of resting on a beach. The workload was overwhelming at times.

"It pushed me to see how much I can handle and made me closer to God," she said.

Dhanini met her deadline.

"She completed every graded assignment, quiz, test and lab," her mother beamed.

She graduated Sunday with more than a 4.0 GPA and the valedictorian title, breezing through nine Advanced Placement (AP) classes.

“Honestly, it was a lot of work,” she said. “I was able to manage it because I had such a great support system. I didn’t want to see all of the work I had done my four years at Lovett suffer because of my last segment of high school. I am one of those people who pushes themselves to be the best they can be."

Dhanani will attend Harvard University, where she says her academic juggling act will pay off.

Link for story:  http://www.ajc.com/news/teens-face-adversity-juggle-1445206.html

Partners Of Zakat U.S.A.

**************************************************************************************************************************************

WE NEED YOUR HELP SO WE CAN HELP!  PLEASE DONATE TODAY ZAKAT U.S.A.
اضغط هنا:



 

Crisis In The Horn Of Africa Pictures 1432 AH

 

 

Click Here:  OPOW Slide Show
             
                  OPOW NEEDS YOUR HELP

 


 

If you like this article please consider donating to :  Oppressed Peoples Online Word

Mission Statement Of Oppressed Peoples Online Word

Oppresses Peoples Online Word On Facebook

O.P.O.W. Email:   oppressedpeoplesonlineword@gmail.com 

 Recent Stories On Oppressed Peoples Online Word

World News Up-dated :  Mosaic World News


OPOW Mission Statement....

oppressedpeoplesonlineword.ning.com
We at Oppressed Peoples Online Word are constantly attempting to pass on what we think to be useful information related to Muslim and Non-Muslim around the wo…


Press TV Live

American Muslim Civic Pocket Guide


Views: 659

Comment

You need to be a member of Oppressed Peoples Online Word...The Voice Of The Voiceless to add comments!

Join Oppressed Peoples Online Word...The Voice Of The Voiceless

Forum

Allah's Guidance!

The story of man's creation in the Qur'an is quite different from Darwinism. The Darwinian theory reduces man to one of the species of animals. The Qur'an says that man started his life as a man.…Continue

Started by Al Haj Karriem el-Amin Shabazz in Sample Title Mar 27.

Allah's Guidance!

Dear Brother and Sister;I hope you get to read this and follow your heart, as to what to do afterward. The language of the Qur’an is Arabic while the wisdom and Guidance it contains is universal.…Continue

Started by Al Haj Karriem el-Amin Shabazz in Sample Title Mar 18.

DR. KING'S LAST SPEECH: "AMERICA TOO IS GOING TO HELL" 1 Reply

DISCLAIMER: This is the last speech that Dr. King wrote, he was planning to deliver this speech during a Sunday sermon on April 7, 1968. He was shot and killed before he had a chance to deliver this…Continue

Started by Siebra Muhammad in Sample Title. Last reply by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص Mar 19, 2019.

VISITING OUR PAST (INTERVIEWS WITH FORMER SLAVES FROM NORTH CAROLINA) 1 Reply

Visiting Our PastBy Rob Neufeld Every day we see and feel the beauty of the world and of humanity. But history sometimes shows us how wrong things can go, and we wonder why we are vulnerable to such…Continue

Started by Siebra Muhammad in Sample Title. Last reply by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص Mar 19, 2019.

Badge

Loading…

Groups

© 2020   Created by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service