Priya M. Sury
Minnesota & Balliol 2011
Current Place of Residence: Roseville
University: Washington University in St. Louis
Priya graduated summa cum laude in May, in anthropology and Spanish. She is currently studying for an M.D. degree at the University of Minnesota. At Washington University, she was the first student ever chosen for all three of its most selective merit scholarships. She has done anthropological work on the use of yoga in western medicine, and been a research intern at the Mayo Clinic in biomedical imaging and ovarian cancer. She has also done research on adolescent suicide in the Dominican Republic. She has studied in Chile and Mexico, worked on an HIV/AIDS educational initiative and as a tutor for underprivileged Hispanic students.