2017 GNOP Scholarship Winner
Khadija Bangoura is 18 years old, a soon-to-be Burlington High School Graduate, and soon-to-be freshman at the School of Theatre in Boston University’s College of Fine Arts. Khadija has been dancing, singing, and acting since she could walk. She started performing in her family’s West African Dance and Drumming company, Jeh Kulu. Throughout her life, Khadija has performed in school productions, with Very Merry Theatre, and the Flynn Youth Theatre Center. In these performances, Khadija learned how to work with her amazing peers, connect to material, and grow as an artist. At BU, she hopes to pursue a degree in theatre arts and education!