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SIU-C surprises a local high school student with a full-ride scholarship

Vienna High School senior is shocked to learn she received a full-ride scholarship to SIU-C
Vienna High School Superintendent Joshua Stafford (provided)
Kassidy Taylor (hands over her face) gets the news of her full-ride scholarship to SIU-C

SIU-Carbondale Chancellor Austin Lane surprised a senior at Vienna High School with a full-ride scholarship.

Kassidy Taylor participated in a youth leadership event at SIU-C and had already applied and been admitted to the University.

Vienna High School Superintendent Joshua Stafford says students have been working to complete the common app and university-specific college applications throughout the fall.

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