CONGRATULATIONS to Yashveer Sewraj, who was head prefect at Greytown High School in 2013. He was recently named 2016 National Environmental Health Student of the Year at the Department of Health Alfred Nzo Environmental Health Excellence Awards. These awards are hosted by the national Department of Health in recognition of deserving environmental health practitioners and dedicated environmental health students for their work in promoting and strengthening environmental health in the country. Sewraj won the national category of environmental health student of the year. Criteria is based on academic performance throughout the year and demonstrating excellence in research, innovation and application of related policy. Sewraj completes an environmental health diploma this year and plans to study further towards a B.Tech. One of his future plans is to serve as an occupational hygienist in Dubai on contract. Our congratulations to him and his parents. An old pupil to be proud of.