Le Ho Thuy Vy, APU alumni from class 2021 has received the acceptance letter from University of British Columbia – one of the leading universities in Canada (Ranked 2nd in Canada and 34th worldwide, QS 2021). With her outstanding academic achievement, she has had an incredible learning journey at APU with her own memorable imprints:
– Vice President of APU Student Council 2021
– President of APU School Ecology Club
– Representative of APU at Model United Nation (MUN) conference in Singapore
– Received admission offer from University of British Columbia (Top 34 Best University in the World – QS Ranking)
– Scholarship awarded by 6 prestigious universities with a total value of 338,000 USD: Arizona State University, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Florida Institute of Technology, Wentworth Institute of Technology, The American University in Vietnam, Central Michigan University.
Vy has studied at APU since her 7th grade and had the opportunity to approach the international environment during the summer sessions of advanced English classes. Over the years, Vy has become a confident and talented student at APU thanks to the help and encouragement from her teachers. Besides her outstanding academic performance, Vy also demonstrated her leadership abilities at school through extracurricular activities. During the school year 2020 – 2021, Vy led the Ecology club and the Student Council at the same time. She has successfully organized many events using the knowledge and skills she has gained at the school, some events can be mentioned such as: Christmas party, Tet Fair,… To be able to handle so many responsibilities at once, she must possess exceptional organizational and management abilities. She shared: “Me and my friends sometimes have to stay at school until 11pm to prepare well for events. Although it was challenging, we made a lot of great moments together and gained a lot of new knowledge and skills.” In addition, Vy also participated in the group of APU representatives attending the Model United Nation (MUN) conference in Singapore where she had the opportunity to meet excellent students from all over the world along with professors from Oxford University. This event was a milestone that helps Vy gain a lot of experience and bravery to be more confident in her study abroad.
With her outstanding academic achievement as well as active participation in extracurricular activities, there is no surprise that she was enrolled at the University of British Columbia. In the next year, she decided to major in Psychology. Regarding her decision, Vy said: “ I’ve always wanted to listen to and help as many people as I can, that is why I chose a field of study that may be unfamiliar in Vietnam. I am very fortunate to have chosen to study at APU. Participating in school activities has given me a great advantage when applying to university”
We can believe that a talented and kind girl like Thuy Vy will succeed in all paths she chooses. Hopefully, this story will inspire us all to succeed in study and life!