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Friday, September 24, 2021

Mount Zion Baptist Church Scholarship Recipient Lyric Harris

Lyric A.L. Harris

Lyric A.L. Harris recently completed her sophomore year in the School of Nursing and Health Care at Georgetown University. Harris, a graduate of Garfield High School, is majoring in Healthcare Management and Policy. She received a scholarship from Mount Zion Baptist Church, supported by the Women’s Ministry. The Seattle Section National Council of Negro Women also awarded her a scholarship after reading her essay on Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, founder of NCNW.

Harris is on the varsity track and field team and is a member of the Georgetown Hoyas Christian Athletes.  She recently placed 2nd in the Triple Jump earning a Silver Medal at the Big East Championship. She maintains a 3.7 GPA and has made the Dean’s List for a second year.  Harris recently completed a summer internship at the Country Doctor and Columbia University in conjunction with The Center for Disease Control. 

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