Isabella Coates

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read at Geneva is Amusing Ourselves to Death. We read it in our junior year worldview class, and it really opened my eyes to the world of media and its presentation to the audience, and even inspired…

Caroline Chandler

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Silence, because you get to see Christianity from a different perspective. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? When I woke in Mr. Johnson’s class to Emma Wilson stacking Cheerios on me. What will you miss most when you leave…

Soren Burkholder

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? It might sound a little childish, but it was honestly Thomas the Tank Engine: The Complete Collection. Reading that book as a kid taught me some great life lessons. Things like perseverance, humility, and even things as simple as apologizing for mistakes.…

Tanner Bruss

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book to me was Silence because it taught us about persecution and that it is relevant in our world today. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite time was playing kick ball in 5th grade.…

Cade Barone

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book that I have read besides the Bible is Harry Potter. Reading and listening to Harry Potter gave me something and someone that I could relate too. Though Harry Potter is fiction is gives great life lessons while also…

José Ballí

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The Odyssey, because it shows the hardships that one has to overcome to reach a goal of any kind. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My freshmen year the choir had to sing the national anthem for the school’s…

Brock Ambelang

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I read at Geneva was Silence. It showed me how blessed we are to live in a country that allows us to freely practice Christianity. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite moment was…

Parker Akin

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Asylum by Madeleine Roux. Although this is a young adult, fiction novel that doesn’t have any intentional Christian or philosophical message, the depth of the story reminded me of why I enjoy reading; and the use of historical photographs to bring the story…

Jake Allen

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read is The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick. It’s an alternate history novel where the Nazis and Axis powers won World War II. As horrifying as this book is, it made me appreciate all the freedoms…

Seth Bower

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have read is Silence because it challenged me to think about what I need in order to be willing to spread Christianity to others. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite moment at Geneva is when I pulled the fire alarm…