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Maintain 3.5 GPA (grade point average) or better throughout entire academic career

It is her proactive and extremely personal approach to learning that allowed Joy to graduate high school at the top of her class. In college, Joy went on to be named a Ronald E. McNair Scholar in a program for first generation college students, and was elected as a member of the Sigma Iota Rho International Relations National Honor Society. She graduated cum laude from Mount Holyoke College at the turn of the millennium.

After her first major debut in corporate America, Joy returned to school to obtain her master's degree in business administration and graduated with a solid 3.5 GPA.

Joy did not stop at an advanced degree. In 2008, Intel paid for Joy to complete a Doing Business in China certificate program through the Thunderbird Garvin School of International Management, where she was awarded the highest marks possible, a perfect 4.0.

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