DEL VALLE,Texas — Seven Del Valle High School seniors will be awarded the coveted Global Scholars Certificates by the World Affairs Council of Austin. Del Valle is the first high school in Central Texas to have students receive the award.

Each student obtained points by participating in various international education programs throughout their high school journey. The Del Valle High School senior students below were recognized with the Global Scholars Certificates.

  • Madison Adelstein
  • Lance Belderol
  • Adonis Birch-Franklin
  • Jessica De Loera
  • Cecilia Perez
  • Freddy Nieto
  • Bryssa Rodriguez

“The Del Valle High School students were quite impressive,” Mihran Aorian, a Professor at the University of Texas Red Mc Combs School of Business and Armenian Community Leader said. “I was in utter shock as to the level of detail that the students went in to. I would expect that from a Genocide scholar, but not a high school student. It was incredible.”