Student of the week, Sept. 23, 2013

Celia Egghart, Palisade High School senior

GPA: 3.979

After-school activities: Theater, choir, skiing, National Honor Society, and working at Slice O’ Life Bakery.

Favorite book: It’s between the “Percy Jackson” series by Rick Riordan and the “Harry Potter” series by J.K. Rowling.

Favorite TV show: “How I Met Your Mother.”

Favorite band or musician: Imagine Dragons.

Parents: Hans and Beth Egghart.

Personal hero and why: My PopPop, because he manages to give the best advice in so few words.

Preferred college: University of Wyoming.

Preferred career: Speech language pathologist.

Greatest achievement so far: Getting a lead in the school musical.

What you’d like to be your next greatest achievement: To finish writing my own book.


Q: What was the most memorable lesson you ever learned in a class?

A: The life lessons that Mr. Arledge teaches us in Theory of Knowledge.

Q: What subject or extracurricular activity are you most passionate about and why?

A: Literacy or English because I have always loved to read and write.


Q: Describe a time when you knew you made a difference in the community or someone else’s life.

A: After becoming a Girls on the Run junior coach, I realized that everybody needs someone to talk to every once in awhile.


Q: What are your goals for after high school?

A: Graduate from college, travel the world, and finish my book.


Q: What is your dream job?

A: Published and successful author.


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