Four women with Maryland connections were named to the 2019 class of Rhodes scholars.
The Rhodes Trust named two students attending college in Maryland and two who are from Maryland among its group of 32 scholarship recipients for 2019. The Rhodes Trust provides full scholarships for students to study for two or three years at Oxford University.
Lia Petrose, a University of Pittsburgh graduate from Laurel; Princeton University senior Katherine H. Reed of Arnold; Alaleh Azhir, a senior at Johns Hopkins University from New York City; and U.S. Naval Academy midshipman Margaret “Maggie” H. Dods, of Linwood, N.J., were among the 2019 winners.
This year’s winners were chosen...