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VIDEO: Columbus High student has priceless reaction to early admission to Harvard

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

A Columbus High School senior had a priceless reaction after receiving an early admission to an Ivy League college.

 Derek Huell, 17, learned the news Thursday that he has been accepted to Harvard University.

He plans to major in Neurobiology. Derek's top three colleges include Harvard, Duke, and Princeton. 

A video of him receiving the news was posted to Twitter and has gone viral. The video has been viewed more than 170,000 times. 

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