CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Junior Nikki Okwelogu of the Harvard women's track and field team was featured in the Ivy League's celebration of Black History Month.
"A crowd of around 20,000 was in attendance. New Zealand's two-time Olympic champion Valerie Adams was there. World-record holder Usain Bolt as well.
Nikki Okwelogu had just finished her freshman year at Harvard and was set to compete for Nigeria on an international stage at the Commonwealth Games in Scotland, going up against Olympians and seasoned veterans."
Continue reading: Authentic Ivy: Nikki Okwelogu by Chris Hunn