Student Spotlight: LEC sophomore, Diamond Evans, was selected to receive the Boys and Girls Club of Central Carolina Youth of the Year award. When told she was the recipient of this year’s award, Diamond kept saying she was so surprised. She also deflected the spotlight to her fellow applicants, discussing how they were also deserving. When asked how the Boys and Girls Club has helped her grow, Diamond shared how she feels that she gotten the opportunity to hone her public speaking skills, increase the effectiveness of her communication, and become more self aware. Her advisor, Mrs. Foster, shared that “the choices Diamond makes every day, from how she manages her time to the colleges she explores, from the clubs she leads to the organizations she is active in, Diamond shows that she is willing to push herself to succeed.” LEC looks forward to cheering Diamond on as she competes at the state level.