I seek Your purpose in all of my plans. Edwards has received numerous honors for her tireless efforts to affect change in the lives of Detroiters. Several years ago, she was diagnosed with a brain aneurism. Alma has an unwavering dedication to children and youth. As a result, 18 DPS students have graduated from Illinois Wesleyan University within four years; two of which were Homecoming King and Queen; one is a doctor; one is a lawyer; one is an account and one opened a small business in Detroit.