Pro Deo et Patria, Valedictorian, Aroub Yousuf

Class of 2018 valedictorian, Aroub Yousuf, graduated with many honors, including:

  • Pro Deo et Patria Award
  • Valedictorian
  • National Merit Scholarship Corporation, Commended Scholar
  • Department of Archdiocese of Baltimore Catholic Schools Distinguished Scholar
  • Maryland State Merit Scholastic Award
  • Honor Committee
  • Student Government Executive Office President
  • Religious Studies Distinguished Scholar
  • English Distinguished Scholar
  • Math Distinguished Scholar
  • Science Distinguished Scholar
  • The 200 Club Award
  • National Honor Society
  • National French Honor Society
  • National Art Honor Society
  • D.A.R. Good Citizen Award

Aroub is a member of the Ten Strings Folk Band, Varsity Tennis Team, and President of Rotary Interact. She is an environmental lobbyist who has authored a children's book and volunteered at numerous service organizations. Aroub is a graduate of Corpus Christi Catholic School, Chambersburg. She will attend Boston College to study Environmental Science as part of The Gabelli Presidential Scholars Program, an academic merit program that awards every year 15 four-year full tuition scholarships and funds all GPSP-sponsored summer programs.