Talk to people around you. Be open and be willing to have an informed opinion…keep in mind that discussing is different than arguing; real progress comes from being open to other views.
Naomi Moore, 2015 Scholar, Mercer Island High School
High School Activities and Volunteer Work:
Member, Teen Advisory Council, Mercer Island Library: creator and moderator, community discussions of social justice issues
Co-founder, MIHS Amnesty International Club
Update: Graduated from Seattle Central Community College in 2018, with a concentration in psychology; member of the Dunham Scholarship Board; one year scholarship to study in Japan in 2019.
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