LINDSEY ZUNIGA

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Ishmael is the most influential book I’ve read because it teaches about the difference of mankind and nature and how we treat our surroundings. It made me realize how a different perspective can change the way you respect and treat your environment.…

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JACKSON YOUNG

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I read was Silence. We read this book in our Junior Worldview class, and it was so different from all the other books we read. After reading books such as Mere Christianity and the Universe Next Door, I…

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EMMA WILSON

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? A Brave New World is the most influential book I have read besides the Bible because it made me think. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Winning the Cheer State Competition is my favorite moment at Geneva. What will…

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CHASE WILSON

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? George Orwell’s 1984, it’s an insightful dystopian novel on the dangers of losing your individuality. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Mr. Tye’s class was always fun. What will you miss most when you leave Geneva? I will miss…

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ALETHEA WARD

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have read is Brave New World. It shocked me at first, but through further reading and in-class discussions, I was able to gain value from it and it led me to think a lot about our world…

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GABE ROSS

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read besides the Bible is Silence. This book truly asks the question of what it means to be a Christian. It has opened my eyes to how strong one’s faith can be. What is your favorite or…

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AUSTIN TURGON

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Dante’s Inferno because it shows how dark he’ll actually is and how we should live a life in the image of Christ unlike being a dark person like that. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Playing basketball with Hayes…

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JULIAN CLAIRE TREUSDELL

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Animal Farm and Lord of the Flies were the most influential books because I remember ACTUALLY reading them, taking notes, and generally enjoying the book (unlike Lord of the Rings) What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? The Funniest moment…

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RILEY TIPPIT

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influencing book I have read besides the Bible is I am Malala because she inspired me in a way I never had been inspired before. Malala’s courage to keep going after being shot in the head combined with her dedication…

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JACK SWANSON

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? My favorite book I’ve read so far at Geneva has to be Silence because it shows how you must trust in God even when you think he may be silent. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? It’s hard to…

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KATIE GRACE STYLES

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? I really enjoyed reading the book Silence.  Watching the movie and having class discussions about it, while reading helped me understand it more. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? When my best friend was giving her oratory speech I…

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TREY STEPANOW

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Silence was the most influential book I read at Geneva because it gave me perspective of my faith and how our faith can be tested. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite memory is freshman year on the first…

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DYLAN SOUTHWICK

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have ever read is probably the Percy Jackson book series by Rick Riordan. These books are what inspired me to be creative and fall in love with storytelling and eventually film. What is your favorite or funniest…

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LILY SHRODE

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read is Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. It highlights how important it is for us as a culture to preserve what is truly right and wrong. As a Christian it demonstrates to me the need to…

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TREVOR SCOTT

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I read beside the Bible is Silence because it showed me that some Christians have it far worse. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Winning state in football is my favorite memory I have had…

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CONNOR SCHAEFER

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Either Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis or Silence by Shusaku Endo. These both taught me how to look at the world through a different lens than I am used to. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? During Junior year…

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EMMA RUSSELL

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? My favorite book I have read at Geneva would have to be Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman. It was published in 1985 and I find it fascinating to see how the ideas presented are becoming more and more relevant as time goes on. What…

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GABRIELLA REYES

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read besides the Bible is Brave New World. It reminds us not to become calloused to the flaws in our society and that the extreme realities we read about are closer than we think. What is your…

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