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Some people think you measure success by much you get and how much you keep.  But 17-year-old Verda Tetteh, an immigrant graduating from public high school with a 4.9 GPA and bound for Harvard, recently demonstrated an enormous amount of generosity and emotional intelligence.  It isn't a business story, but KC thinks you should make it your business to know about Verda Tetteh.