Gael Sylvia Pullen ’78 was chosen to receive the Distinguished Alumni Award which was presented during Alumni Weekend 2017. Pullen is an entrepreneur, author, speaker and philanthropist. She is the founder of Sylvia Global Media, a global broadcasting digital platform and the founder of Girls Fly! which was acknowledged by former First Lady Michelle Obama in December 2016 as part of the Presidential Proclamation for International Day of the Girl.
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