Visual disability doesn't slow Utah teen's drive to succeed

05/28/2009 | Salt Lake Tribune (Utah), The

High-school senior Leif Andersen, who is legally blind, has earned a 3.84 GPA while participating in an International Baccalaureate program, and he will have earned an associate degree by the end of summer. "I have a funny feeling that no matter what he does, he's going to be very successful at it. He's incredibly focused and driven to succeed," said school counselor Ed Murrell.

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