The songbird from Brooklyn said an elementary school glee club conductor sparked her singing career when he gave her a classical piece to perform. “That’s when I realized I had a solo voice and really liked singing,” says Sibongile Boyd. “It was just something about the grandeur of it that attracted me. I preferred singing more than listening to instrumental pieces.”
TOP STORY - Seeking nominations for Alumni Association Board of Directors
The Alumni Association is accepting nominations for its Board of Directors. This all-volunteer group advocates on behalf of the University and sets policy for the Alumni Association.
If you are interested in serving on the board, or would like to recommend a fellow graduate, use this online nomination form. When completing the form, be sure to state any professional and volunteer positions the nominee has held - including service to the University as a student or graduate - that would qualify him or her to serve on the Alumni Association's board.
The nomination deadline is Dec. 31, 2008. If you have any questions, e-mail the Alumni Office.
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