"Students have to be able to do science, not just learn it."
Mara is determined not to let her visual impairment keep her from the things teens typically enjoy.
The scholarship ball includes dinner, awards, entertainment and dancing to live music by the Michael Beers Band.
"Many long-lasting friendships were formed in the program."
If David Scotton’s birth mother hadn’t undergone a last-second change of heart, he would have just been another statistic.
"My hope is that the students’ hearts are opened to serve those in need in their own community."
"This school has many international students, so it seems like they respect the diversity of students."
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