PLU's youngest female graduate earns 2 degrees at age 16

Thurston County’s Liv Coverdale was in MENSA at age 3 and began taking community college math classes at age 11.

PIERCE COUNTY, Wash. — Liv Coverdale, 16, will be the youngest female student to receive two degrees from Pacific Lutheran University.

“It all went by really fast,” said Coverdale, who earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science and a minor in business.

Being ahead of her peers in school is nothing new for the Thurston County resident.

At three she was in MENSA, the “High I.Q. Society.” At five she enrolled in second grade. Coverdale started taking math classes at South Puget

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