Dhani Adhikari, 18, has become a rising start and source of inspiration for Bhutanese in Aurora, Illinois these days. She recently graduated from West Aurora High School with flying colors.
Recognizing her outstanding performance, the Exchange Club of Aurora has awarded scholarship for her university education.
Adhikari, who was resettled in the U.S. from Sanischare camp in 2009, is planning to enroll in a nursing program from this fall. BNS reporter, Bidesh Dhakal, attended her graduation ceremony on Sunday and produced the following report.