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Students like Tylen make for a brighter, more hopeful future

September 18, 2012 | by
Photo of High school student Tylen Kelly, left, and science teacher Jeff Radsick

High school student Tylen Kelly, left, discusses her research with science teacher Jeff Radsick. (Photo by Darrin S. Joy)

You just don’t see a lot of 17-year-old high schoolers like Tylen Kelly.

She’s bubbly and talkative, with highlighted braids and bright, smiling eyes. And she’s as sharp as they come.

More than that, she’s driven to succeed. And she’s getting an early shot at scientific success through her class at City of Hope – an opportunity to work directly with scientists in the lab even before graduating from high school.

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