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Alexander O’Donovan, son of Alessandra and Kevin O’Donovan of Somerville, and Joseph O’Keefe, son of Mary Ann and Frank O’Keefe of Malden, have been named Cardinal Medeiros Scholars at Boston University. The students are seniors at Malden Catholic High School.
O’Donovan and O’Keefe have been chosen from among the graduating seniors of the parochial high schools in the Archdiocese of Boston to receive full-tuition scholarships through the Cardinal Medeiros Scholarship Program.
Medeiros Scholars are chosen for their academic achievements, demonstrated leadership skills, and contributions to their schools and communities. The scholars are selected by a committee composed of representatives from the Boston University President’s Office, Admissions, and the Archdiocese of Boston.