Friday, January 13, 2012

Oprah Winfrey's Girls Academy in South Africa Holds First Graduation

Oprah with the Girls

    Media Mogul,Oprah Winfrey is set to graduate her first set of Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls tommorow saturday 14th January 2011.

   Oprah opened the school which took $40 Million and six years to build  in January ,2007  on 52 acres in the small town of Henley-on-Klip, Johannesburg, South Africa.
   Of the nearly 3,000 applicants, 152 of the country's brightest young girls were selected to attend the boarding school.
   72 students will be graduating on Saturday and all are headed to universities in South Africa and the United States to pursue such studies as medicine, law, engineering and economics.  The school currently has about 400 students.
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