Adrian Oteiza is a senior at East High School who currently holds a 4.9 GPA. Oteiza is the recipient of the National Hispanic Recognition Award, AP Scholar with Distinctions, and the Colorado College Academic Excellency Award.
The Unbearable Lightness of Being” by Milan Kundera
Mad Max: Fury Road
Albert Camus (Philosopher)
FAVORITE SOCIAL MEDIA FOLLOW
WORDS TO LIVE BY
“Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings, always darker, emptier, and simpler.” - Friedrich Nietzshe
Oteiza volunteered in both the field and office for the Democratic nominee for Attorney General for Colorado Phil Weiser. Orteiza also tutors for Algebra and Calculus 2.
WHY IS COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT IMPORTANT?
“Change starts at the community level and the best way to get involved with one’s community is through service.”
IF I COULD CHANGE THE WORLD I WOULD...
“I would educate people on how to actively listen with an open mind and a willingness to learn.”
MY COLLEGE OF CHOICE
“I have applied or I am planning to apply at New York University, Brandeis University, George Washington University, Brown University, Wesleyan University, University of Richmond, Harvard, and Colorado College.”