What is the first thing you will do as student body president?
The first thing that I would do as school president is try to interconnect the grades more. I strongly believe that students can gain just as much knowledge and wisdom from both older and younger students as they can in the classroom. One way that I would do this is set up informal and random lunches between older and younger guys. Not only will this allow for the younger guys to learn from the older guys but create new friendships across one two or even three grade levels, something that is so important to the vitality of a school community.
What do you love most about Gilman?
What I love most about Gilman is the sense of unity and community. It feels like, by attending Gilman, you are part of something bigger than yourself and that is what makes this place truly special.
Why should the student body vote for you?
The student body should vote for me because I will be a direct line for their ideas to enact change within the school, Especially during a year of so much change with the alteration of the schedule, it will be necessary that the president can convey what is and is not working to the administration in order to ease student life
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What makes you different from the other candidates?
I think what separates me from the other candidates is how involved I am in the community. This involvement has gifted me the opportunity to create bonds and familiarity with an incredibly large and wide variety of people and I think that will allow students to feel comfortable to approach me about their ideas and concerns.
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