The Bedford Garden Club is proud to announce the winners of the Bedford Garden Club Scholarships as they head off to college.
Lucy Santiago, a graduate of Bedford High School, will attend Yale University. She plans a double major in Environmental Science and Anthropology. Lucy worked as a camp counselor with the Recreation Summer Adventures camp and at Kids Club and enjoyed teaching the children about the natural world. In high school, she worked on BHS Live, the student broadcast journalism club.
Going forward, Lucy sees the need for the human and natural worlds to work together to achieve a sustainable balance.
Janelle Deneau will attend UMass in Amherst. She is an environmental science major with an interest in species preservation and conservation. Janelle attended Middlesex and had a research fellowship in Belize where she conducted research on coral reefs and its inhabitants. She has worked in Chip-In Farm. She is a member of the Outing Club at UMass and has a summer internship at NE Aquarium.
Janelle is devoted to environmental protection and sustainability.