Anne Arum

Anne Large 18 years old, attending University of Surrey, UK. Anne was awarded a Beacon Scholarship in June 2018. 

Anne is studying towards a BSc in Economics and Mathematics & Professional Training at University of Surrey. She achieved A-level grades of AAA (Maths, Physics, Chemistry), and was Head Girl at Brookhouse School where she is known to provide good leadership and values to the student body.

Anne has played the role of lead actor in a school production, has delivered a TEDx talk in 2016, and has demonstrated consistent commitment to expeditions, verse-speaking and debate. She is an ardent member of STEM club and various sports at her school.

For her citizenship activities, Anne started and leads ‘Revive the Green’, a programme whose goal is the reforestation of rural areas, and she has got most of her school involved in it. She has carried out various service learning projects through her school, including a visit to Ilbissil School in June 2017. She has also participated in fundraising activities for the past 4 years to aid Lady Hope Wellbeing Institute. Additionally, Anne gives her time to work as peer mentor and in her school’s Environmental Club.

Anne’s father is a software engineer and her mother manages the family’s business.

Beacon Workshop Participation

As a new Beacon Scholar, Anne was invited to speak about a service activity at the Beacon Leadership Symposium 2018.