Nancy Nguyen

Union High School

Nancy Nguyen is a National Merit finalist, a class valedictorian and an Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction. She is an officer and co-founder for her school’s AP club and participates in Key Club, Asian American Club and National Honor Scoiety. She has performed research for OSU’s forensic biology department and works as a tutor and grading assistant at Kumon. Accumulating over 200 hours of community service, she has dabbled in various areas — nourishing citizens at the food bank, cleaning up litter and helping supervise STEM summer camps. She also enjoys tacos and is a cat enthusiast. She plans to pursue chemical engineering.

Academic All-State Sponsor: Barbara Sturdivant

Oluwajuwuralo Oyedele

Union High School

A National Merit finalist, Oluwajuwuralo Oyedele has received the College Board National African American Recognition Award. Oyedele is captain of the academic team and a member of the National Honor Society. She plays bassoon and alto sax. Oyedele plans to major in chemical engineering at the University of Southern California. 

Academic All-State Sponsor: Andrew J. Morris (AAS ’04)

Abby Tan

Union High School

Abby Tan is a National Merit finalist, Presidential Scholar candidate, distinguished graduate and class valedictorian. She was recognized by College Board for being an Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction. She has played piano for 12 years and tutors younger children after school in math and reading. Tan is also involved with her school’s Key Club, National Honor Society and academic team. She has completed research at Oklahoma State University and spends time volunteering at local food banks and homeless shelters. She is planning on majoring in biochemistry.

Academic All-State Sponsor: Kirk and Sue Morris