February 23, 2019

Winnipeg
-10° C, Light snow

Full Forecast

Advertisement

Advertise With Us

Big wins in fight against big killer

Young woman sees milestones in battle

Amirah Sequeira of Winnipeg is 23, a Columbia grad, and head of the national student AIDS awareness organization in the US, lobbying in Washington. Now she’s won a Gates Cambridge scholarship, equivalent to a Rhodes. It all started at Earl Grey and Grant Park High, raising awareness of what AIDS was doing to her family’s native Malawi.

NAPIER LOPEZ PHOTO

Amirah Sequeira of Winnipeg is 23, a Columbia grad, and head of the national student AIDS awareness organization in the US, lobbying in Washington. Now she’s won a Gates Cambridge scholarship, equivalent to a Rhodes. It all started at Earl Grey and Grant Park High, raising awareness of what AIDS was doing to her family’s native Malawi.

Advertisement

Advertise With Us

You can comment on most stories on The Winnipeg Free Press website. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or digital subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

Have Your Say

New to commenting? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Have Your Say

Comments are open to The Winnipeg Free Press print or digital subscribers only. why?

Have Your Say

Comments are open to The Winnipeg Free Press Subscribers only. why?

The Winnipeg Free Press does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions. These terms were revised effective January 2015.

Advertisement

Advertise With Us