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Student of The Week 11/08/2017
 
 

By La Voz Staff
News@lavozcolorado.com
 
11/08/2017

PROFILE

Mariah Y. Barraza is a Senior at Northglenn High School who currently holds a 3.6 GPA. Barraza was born in Durango Mexico, and came to the U.S. with her parents at a young age but was given an academic recognition at the age of 7 by, then Mayor John Hickenlooper (now Governor of Colorado). Barraza attributes her success in academics to her parents who have always supported her and pushed her to do better.

FAVORITE BOOK

The Secret of Life - by ‎Rhonda Byrne

FAVORITE MUSIC

Indie

FAVORITE MOVIE

Disney’s UP

FAVORITE SUBJECT

Environmental Science

FUTURE CAREER

Marketing

HERO

My Grandma, Juana Hernandez

FAVORITE HOBBY

Creating Visual Arts


FAVORITE SOCIAL MEDIA FOLLOW

Kenji Yokoi, Christian Pastor

WORDS TO LIVE BY

Dreams don’t work unless you do.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Volunteers at Holy Cross Church through Northglenn High School; Barraza is the Smart Girl program facilitator, and youth advisory council.

WHY IS COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT IMPORTANT

To know how to create a solution to the existing, community issues.

IF I COULD IMPROVE THE WORLD I WOULD...

Make common human needs such as health care, shelter, and food affordable to for all incomes.

COLLEGE OF CHOICE

I have been accepted to Metro State University (MSU) of Denver, and the University of Colorado at Denver (UCD) and have chosen to attend UCD in the Fall.

 

 

 

 

 
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