John Young, St. Mary's Catholic Central High School
School Subject: Calculus
Extracurricular Activity: Cross country
Hobbies: Reading and biking
Car: BMW III series
Store: Total Runner
Musical Artist: A Day to Remember
Movie: Bourne Identity
TV Show: Bones
Cafeteria food must-have: Chicken sandwich
Last book read that wasn't required: War and Peace
Pet peeve: Anything irrational
Person most admired: Tim Maag, campus minister
Person you'd like to meet: Franklin D. Roosevelt
Item always in your locker: Pi Pencil (a pencil that has the digits of pi on it)
First job: Setting up party tents
Top accomplishment: Three-peating as league champions in cross country
After graduation plans: Attend the University of Michigan for engineering, move on to a master's program, hopefully at Case Western Reserve University. I hope to be a regular marathon runner and maybe try a few triathlons. Ideally I would like to live on the East Coast.
Career Goal: I hope to work in the medical industry, ideally designing artificial limbs for soldiers. I am also interested in research on the brain.
Quote from teacher: "John possesses exceptionally high levels of academic ability, motivation, and service to others," guidance counselor Jen Foldvary said. "His compassion and empathy for others is one of John's best qualities. He is an amazing role model for the students at St. Mary Catholic Central High School and will be missed greatly by his classmates when he graduates this spring."
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