Illinois woman named Rhodes Scholar

CHAMPAIGN - A Champaign native who studies at Cornell University has been named a Rhodes Scholar.

Rachel Harmon, 21, was one of 32 students selected on Sunday to receive the scholarship.  Harmon is the only Illinois recipient this year.

Harmon is expected to graduate from Cornell University in May with a degree in industrial and labor relations.  She says that she feels accomplished to have been named a finalist.
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