VALPARAISOâ€”Alexandra Olson of Elburn has been awarded a scholarship to attend Valparaiso University.
Olson has received the Valparaiso University Presidential Scholarship, an award that recognizes her academic and extracurricular accomplishments and is renewable for three additional years if appropriate standards are maintained.
Olson graduated from Kaneland High School, where she participated in a year of varsity track and two years of varsity cross country.
Olson is the daughter of Steve and Dawn Olson of Elburn. She intends to major in meteorology.