Blyth Academy is delighted to share the news that Blyth Scholar Neria Aylward has won a 2017 Rhodes Scholarship to Oxford. Presently, a 3rd year student at Pembroke College, Cambridge Neria obtained a First in her Part One exams while rowing for her college and captaining the Cambridge University Polo team. Her Master’s degree at Oxford will focus on Canadian aboriginal issues.

This award caps a successful year in which Blyth students received offers from Cambridge, Harvard, Princeton, Stanford, Oxford as well as all the leading Canadian universities.