Senior Spotlight

What is the most influential book you have read besides the bible? Why?
The most influential book that I have read was probably I am Malala. It really opened my eyes to a different culture and taught the meaning of bravery in what you believe in; even though all the odds are against you.

What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva?
My favorite moments at Geneva were probably just lying on the boardwalk with my friends. Those moments just brought happiness. It felt like family. Every teacher on lunch duty was walking by. Friends were telling jokes and just relaxing.

What will you miss most when you leave Geneva?
What I will miss most about Geneva is definitely the community-just the feeling of family. Everyone is oriented around the same foundation and everyone is there for you.

Who has influenced you the most while at Geneva? How?
Mr. Arizpe was probably the most influential person at Geneva to me. He definitely became a close friend. He helped me better myself and grow in my faith.

What does being a Geneva student mean to you?
Being a Geneva student means being a godly influence on others with the drive to do your best and push others to do the same.

How would you encourage a Geneva kindergartner to persevere in school?
I would tell the kindergartners to just enjoy the moments they have. It goes by extremely fast. I would also tell them to always do their best because it pays off later. Most importantly, I would tell them to keep God first; it makes everything easier.

What about Geneva do you hope never changes?
I hope the close-knit community feel at Geneva never changes. It makes one feel as though they have a family outside of their family.