Josee Cooperman was awarded the Governor General's Academic Medal and certificate from Clearwater Secondary School principal Darren Coates. It is awarded to the student graduating with the highest grade point average from a Canadian high school, college or university program. Cooperman is currently enrolled in a Bachelor of Science at Thompson Rivers University. She is hoping to transfer to the University of Victoria next year to study kinesiology and physiotherapy. (Stephanie Hagenaars photo)

Cooperman top academic graduate

By Stephanie Hagenaars