Category: It's Academic
Published: Feb 17 2017 12:00AM
Kenia Avendano-Garro, a Montgomery Scholar from the class of '10 and a graduate of the University of Maryland, currently attends the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the PhD program in Japanese.
Kenia recently was awarded a master of arts degree in Japanese at Wisconsin Madison and spent the first year of her studies in Japan on full scholarship. A gifted artist, Kenia was also recently credited by Wisconsin Public Television for her translation contributions in their presentation of "Wisconsin Life" featuring Ikeda Manabu, an acclaimed artist who specializes in pen and ink drawings.