“She confidently and gracefully answered questions posed by chemists present,” recalled Martha Gilchrist, TCC chemistry instructor and Agbo’s faculty research partner. “And she did all this at the age of 17, before many of our students have even graduated high school.”
That’s not a surprise; Agbo is used to being ahead of the curve. Her journey began half a world away, in her native country, Nigeria. At the age of 14, Agbo began an entirely new life when she immigrated to the United States. The assimilation process wasn’t easy."
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