Smart is the New Beautiful!

Golden Asp is proud to feature these outstanding honor students on our website modeling 2015 prom dresses. These exceptional young women have achieved academic excellence throughout their high school careers and can be found modeling our prom dresses throughout our website.

See Michelle featured on the following pages:
Jasz Couture
Primavera Couture
La Femme
Sean

Michelle

  • What is your GPA?
    4.0
  • Where will you be attending college?
    University of the Sciences
  • What is the total dollar value of all scholarships you received?
    $324,000
  • Who is your biggest influence?
    Malala Yousafzai, the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate from Pakistan, because of her outstanding motivation and passion in taking a strong stance for education and girls’ rights.
  • What quote would represent you the best?
    “If you haven’t fallen down and failed a few times, you haven’t learned.”
  • What does “Smart is the new beautiful” mean to you?
    Beauty doesn’t come from looks but rather from the mind and soul.

See Samantha featured on the following pages:
Dave and Johnny
Faviana
La Femme

Samantha

  • What is your GPA?
    4.10
  • Where will you be attending college?
    La Salle University
  • What is the total dollar value of all scholarships you received?
    $268,000
  • What quote would represent you the best?
    “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • What does “Smart is the new beautiful” mean to you?
    “Smart is the New Beautiful” provides women with strength, confidence, and empowerment. I believe beauty comes from a woman’s inner confidence and the knowledge she can share with others. I hope everyone begins to realize that being smart is very attractive.

See Alexandra featured on the following pages:
Jasz Couture
Envious Couture

Alexandra

  • What is your GPA?
    4.2
  • Where will you be attending college?
    Rosemont College
  • What is the total dollar value of all scholarships you received?
    $650,000
  • Who is your biggest influence?
    Stephen Sondheim whose compositions have been an inspiration to my love of music. His intricate and complex work stimulates my purpose for playing the piano: to be able to express myself in ways words cannot describe.
  • What quote would represent you the best?
    “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” —Ghandi
  • What does “Smart is the new beautiful” mean to you?
    Beauty has many faces; it comes in all shapes and sizes. Actions, talents, service, appearance, and personality all depict a person’s beauty.

See Franni featured on the following pages:
Morrell Maxie
La Femme
Morrell Maxie

Franni

  • What is your GPA?
    3.9
  • Where will you be attending college?
    Marymount Manhattan College
  • What is the total dollar value of all scholarships you received?
    $24,000 so far in scholarships.
  • Who is your biggest influence?
    I really love Maya Angelou! She devoted herself to fight for the equality of everyone. She fought for African Americans, women and those who couldn’t fight for themselves.
  • What quote would represent you the best?
    A quote that I feel represents me the best is, “Everything happens for a reason.” I believe that there is a natural harmony in the world and that eventually everything will be alright.
  • What does “Smart is the new beautiful” mean to you?
    I feel ‘smart is the new beautiful’ represents the newer generations perfectly. Women now have an active and robust role within our society, making differences and speaking our mind. Pretty can only get you so far, it’s what you have inside that will get you to where you want to go.