Cecilia Marie Mahoney, a 1987 Brigham Young University graduate and research assistant at BYU, has received a Fulbright grant to study in Heidelberg, West Germany, the coming academic year.

Mahoney was valedictorian of her class, graduating with a degree in Greek and a minor in German. Following graduation, she received a full-tuition fellowship to pursue graduate studies at BYU the past year.

The Redlands, Calif., native also served as a student instructor at BYU in classical civilization, Greek and Latin.