Participants

Distinguished Young Women participants come from all walks of life, but they have one thing in common: the desire to succeed. Below are the Distinguished Young Women of New York City At-Large participants for the Class of 2020.

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Nicole Boadu

High School: The Beacon School

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Asia Fields

High School: Washingtonville High School

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Career Goals: Cardiac Surgeon

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Rachel Huang

High School: The Brooklyn Latin School

College Preference: Duke University

Career Goals: Environmental Scientist

Talent: Declamation (School strike for climate - save the world by changing the rules, by Greta Thunberg)

Ariana Ishkanian

High School: Byram Hills High School

College Preference: Columbia University

Career Goals: Neurosurgeon

Talent: Slam Poetry 

Aaliyah James

High School: UWC ISAK Japan

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Kasey Kuprian

High School: William Floyd High School

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Eden-Nicole Moore

High School: The Brooklyn Latin School

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Sarah Nowik

High School: The Scholars' Academy

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Darnae Pauley

High School: Bronx Collegiate Academy

College Preference: University at Albany, Cornell University

Career Goals: Clinical Psychologist

Talent: Rap  (Wake Up (Political Freestyle), by Darnae Pauley)

Priya Shah

High School: Herricks High School

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Munahil Sultana

High School: Elmont Memorial High School

College Preference: UChicago

Career Goals: Diplomat

Talent: Spoken Word Poetry 

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