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Autism Not A Barrier for 16-Year-Old College Freshman

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September 13, 2016- "Autism Not A Barrier for 16-Year-Old College Freshman"- Ben Liske, a 16-year-old from Nashville, Tennessee, received a $200,000 four-year Presidential Scholarship to attend Trinity College in Hartford. Angel Perez, Trinity College's vice president of enrollment, said of Ben-


"We were just really inspired by his story. And as we started talking about his personal character, we said not only do we think he's great and academically a rock star, we need to give him a scholarship. Our Presidential Scholarship is not just about being top in the class"