- West Lafayette
2012 Jul 10
Tamanna Akter, of West Lafayette, IN, has earned academic honors at Purdue University for the spring 2012 semester.
To earn honors, students must have had at least a 3.5 semester or cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
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