Friday, September 8, 2006
Wellesley College student Chikoti Mibenge will be honored by Glamour Magazine for her committment to researching AIDS/HIV.
Ms. Mibenge, 24, has been named one of Glamour's Top Ten College Women of 2006. She is a native of Zamibia and lost both of her parents to AIDS. A biochemistry major, she works at the Partners AIDS Research Center.
She will be honored today, along with nine other winners, in New York City by Glamour's editor in chief, Cindi Leive. The issue featuring the Top 10 winners will hit newsstands Tuesday, Sept. 12.
-- Erica Tochin