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Woolson earns first four-year Rotary scholarship

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Ojai Valley News photo by Andra Belknap
Claire Woolson, Nordhoff's 2017 valedictorian, will attend UCLA with the help of The Rotary Club of Ojai.
Andra Belknap, Ojai Valley News reporter
The Rotary Club of Ojai awarded the largest college scholarship in the club's history May 19: $80,000 to Nordhoff High School senior Claire Woolson, who plans to attend UCLA in the fall to study human biology. 
Woolson, Nordhoff's 2017 valedictorian, hopes to become a physician.
In addition to her academic achievements, Woolson is a member of Nordhoff's art and music programs. 
She played Jan in Nordhoff's spring presentation of the musical “Grease.”
In fact, she received news of her UCLA acceptance via email while backstage during a “Grease” performance. She was surrounded by her fellow “Pink Ladies.”

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