Student Spotlight: Achievements–Leesa's Silver Award

My name is Leesa. I am 14 years old and live in rural New Jersey. I spent over 70 hours constructing this bridge/walkway to earn my Girl Scout Silver Award. The bridge is located in Chesterfield, New Jersey at Fernbrook Farms Environmental Education Center.

The inspiration for this project came from my desire to protect the environment and my passion for building things.

Along with my involvement in scouts, I also dance, crochet and love to play piano.

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Student Spotlight: Botany Studies Through Drawing, by Sydney

Art and Science Collide

My name is Sydney, and I live in the rural area of southeastern Ohio. In addition to my daily studies, I’m also involved in a local school of martial arts. I plan to finish high school this spring and join CollegePlus in the fall.

I’m the proud owner of two ponies and two dogs. My hobbies include my pets, sketching in my spare time, and reading books. Old books, sappy books, exciting books, historical books, mystery books; I love them all!

Student Spotlight: Winter Tree

Winter Tree, by Annika Clare

Annika Clare is a twelve-year-old girl who is very enthusiastic about art.  She’s been taking art classes in her community for almost a year and has been homeschooled since kindergarten.  She enjoys being on the swim team at the local YMCA, knitting, crocheting, and other crafts, and is the proud Mama to one bearded dragon named Spock.