And the trend continues………children of African immigrants continue to excel in the United States. This year, Ifeoma White-Thorpe was accepted into all 8 Ivy League Universities and Stanford University. She was admitted to Harvard, Yale, Columbia, UPenn, Brown, Cornell, Dartmouth, Princeton and Stanford. The hard part will be making a decision. Ifeoma’s parents are Patricia,who is a pharmacist, and her husband who is a computer expert.
Ifeoma has an impressive academic record and also serves as Student Government President at Morris Hills High School in Rockaway, NJ.
Other African immigrants who were accepted into all 8 ivy league universities include Kwasi Enin in 2014, Harold Ekeh in 2015 and Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna last year.