Although Washington she comes from a non-Latino background, her mother made it a priority for her daughter to learn the Spanish language.
Alongside a team of volunteers, Lamo constructed a home for Mr. Cerafin in Ciudad Bolivar, a poverty-stricken slum, working nearly 12 hours each day.
Through embodying a myriad of characters, Ellowitz has learned invaluable lessons both about herself and the world.
Although the weather may require an adjustment, attending a college in Canada can offer a rich cultural experience and a quality education that students should consider.
Junior John Fris had to tackle an additional opponent this year: a new school.